It came as a very nice surprise the visit of Jacqueline and Frido Koch, owners of WeinFreunde in Zurich. We had a lovely time in chatting while tasting some of our bottles. I loved their overall approach to the wine world. https://www.weinwelten.ch/
Weather has adversely affected 2012 Colleverde’s wine harvest. The lack of rains caused stress to some vines and brought about uneven ripening for some varieties. Tuscany as a whole is expecting some of its lowest production in 50 years, which climate and weather conditions are directly being blamed for. However, despite a reduction in quantity, [...]
Due to his life long dedication to the Bio-Dynamic method, Alex Podolinsky is at the forefront of providing farmers world wide with a sustainable, health imbibing alternative Agricultural method. Many Australian, as well as European and from elsewhere have embraced this practical application of the Bio-Dynamic Method, which, if correctly applied, does not rely on [...]
In occasion of "Anteprima Vini" 2012, (http://www.anteprimavini.com/), Sidney's wine judges Ray Healey and David Johnstone visited Fattoria Colleverde. Between tastings we hade a chance to visit together the Restaurant "Villa Bongi", where chef Marco offered a great welcoming dinner.
A number of very exciting wine presentations organized by Rein Kasela, a pioneer in spreading the knowledge of wine (and of Colleverde wines) in Estonia Friends: Ulla, Kairi, Beate
the most commercial fair in the wine world has finally decided to open a window on “natural wines”: Fattoria Colleverde did join the ViViT pavilion together with 130 organic/biodynamic wine producers from Italy, France, Switzerland, Austria and Slovenia. Vi.Vi.T - Vigne (Vineyards), Vignaioli (Winemakers) and Terroir , has been the focus of this year’s Vinitaly, [...]
Colleverde wines at “Terre di Toscana” in Camaiore: 120 among the best Tuscan wine producers exhibiting more than 500 labels. "an imaginary journey (but actually sensory) full of suggestions, moods and good things !"
Igor Serdiuk, the well-known Russian Wine journalists, and his friend Andrey tasting old and new vintages at Colleverde’ tasting room.
The Swedish wine blogger Magnus Reuterdahls praises our "Nero della Spinosa" 2006. "an easy-liked elegant wine with plenty of flavor, dark fruit and red berries combined with oak. It has a fairly long finish with chocolate, sötlakritstoner and pepper tones and herbs, and somewhere in the background are some red apples and a nice core [...]
Dining at the Restaurant "Butterfly" in Lucca, Steve Job and Tim Cook were served our "Nero della Spinosa" 100% Syrah red wine. "Steve and Tim toast with a red wine. To seal the deal they choose the "Nero della Spinosa" produced by Fattoria Colleverde. It is July 28, during the holiday season. Steve Jobs, who [...]