The winery Petrera Pasquale and its Fatalone Organic Wines as told by the wine-journalist Andrea Zanfi in the prestigious book dedicated to the best wineries and excellences of the Apulia region
Pasquale Petrera’s winery and his Fatalone Organic Wines with their authenticity achieve the prestigious recognition of the WHITE STAR by L’Espresso. Moreover, according to L’Espresso, the Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Fatalone with the vintage 2009 remains among “The Best Buys in the region” Puglia for its quality/price ratio
Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo “Fatalone” 2009
Score 4 bott.=16,5/20
Our Primitivo 2008 has been selected as the MUST-TRY RED of October 2013 by DECANTER Magazine, the most prestigious and renowned wine magazine all over the world.
Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Fatalone 2008
Score 18/20 (93/100)
After participating in our Third Historic Vertical Tasting with 8 vintages of Fatalone Riserva during “Radici del Sud 2013”, Walter Speller offers an enthusiastic, detailed and honest description of each of our vintages in his article “Can Primitivo age?” on the Jancis Robinson’s Purple Pages. Mr. Speller, internationally renowned wine writer, is in charge of the Italian wine reviews for Jancis Robinson’s blog. Not only does Mr. Speller share his invaluable tasting notes attesting to the fact that Fatalone Primitivo organic wines from Puglia can and do age well but he concludes that “it took the likes of Fatalone to correct that black-and-white image” of the Primitivo to the world!
The Fatalone Organic Winery selected among the best 365 Italian wineries for the year 2014
The Third Historical Vertical Tasting of the Fatalone Organic Wines and in particular of the Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Riserva from 2000 to 2008, held during the event Radici del Sud 2013, has had the honour to count among its elite participants Franco Ziliani. The detailed review written by the well-known wine-journalist is available by clicking on the following link: Vino al Vino – Franco Ziliani
This year Radici del Sud 2013 (the most important wine festival focused on Southern Italian wines made from autochthonous grapes) hosted the Third Historic Vertical Tasting of the Fatalone Riserva in 8 vintages from 2008 to 2000, masterfully and enthusiastically reviewed by the well-known wine journalist Enrico Malgi on the blog of Luciano Pignataro. Please click on the following link to read the article: Malgi@LucianoPignataro
Second Historic Vertical Tasting of the Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Riserva Fatalone for the 25th anniversary of the Fatalone brand: In the article, on the renown international review Appetite Asia, the famous wine journalist Edwin Soon writes about the Second Historic Vertical Tasting of our Fatalone Riserva from 2000 to 2009, held during the event Apulia Wine Identity 2012. The most remarkable praises compare the vintage 2005 to a Bordeaux wine, the 2003 to a Burgundy, 2001 to a Barbaresco and describe the 2000 as a class of its own. You can find this article also on the Edwin Soon’s blog among his “Rich Picking in Apulia” www.edsoon.com or on the website “The Star” among the “Next Rising Star” www.thestar.com.my