Category Archives: Press

Appetite Asia magazine – Drink Feature: Apulia, Deep South! by Edwin Soon

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

Decanter Magazine, Feb 2013 by Tom Maresca

In the February 2013 issue of the famous international review Decanter Magazine, in a report dedicated to Puglia, the internationally renown wine journalist Tom Maresca selects our Fatalone Primitivo Riserva 2005 and Fatalone Primitivo 2008 among the greatest reds from Puglia. Moreover our Riserva achieves the highest score in the selection.

Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Riserva Fatalone 2005

Score 93/100

Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Fatalone 2008

Score 90/100

Wine Enthusiast

thumbnail of wineenthusiast2012Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Riserva Fatalone 2004

Score 85/100

Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Fatalone 2006

Score 85/100

Puglia IGT Primitivo Fatalone “Teres” 2007

Score 83/100

Puglia IGT Greco Bianco Spinomarino Fatalone 2008

Score 82/100

VINIBUONI d’Italia 2013

thumbnail of vinibuoni2013Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Riserva Fatalone 2006

Score CORONA/CROWN

once again achieves the top recognition, CROWN 2013, with 4STARS and the GOLDEN STAR

Puglia IGT Primitivo Fatalone “Teres” 2009

Score 4 STELLE/STARS

also the Teres 2009 was competing for the CROWN

Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Fatalone 2008

Score 3 STELLE/STARS

Luca Maroni 2013 Quality Certificate

thumbnail of lucamaroni2013Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Riserva Fatalone 2005

Score 83/100

Consistency 32, Balance 27, Integrity 24

Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Fatalone 2008

Score 83/100

Consistency 32, Balance 27, Integrity 24

Puglia IGT Primitivo Fatalone “Teres” 2009

Score 82/100

Consistency 30, Balance 27, Integrity 25

ViniBuoni d’Italia 2013 – Golden Stars

The Fatalone Riserva 2006, Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Riserva, just awarded with the GOLDEN STAR 2013 VINIBUONI D’ITALIA, and in nomination for the top recognition of the CROWN as well. The Golden Star is the recognition for the wines achieving the maximum rating of 4 stars as a pure expression of elegance, finesse, balance, quality, of the grape and the land, and awakening outstanding emotions.