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Introducing: Nervi

“For Gattinara, the arrival of the most prestigious producer in Italy is clearly a huge positive.” – Antonio Galloni Introduction There aren’t many more exciting occasions in wine for me than hearing of Roberto Conterno buying a parcel, a vineyard, or better still, an estate. With Roberto having expanded the Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago
Fine Wine

Piedmont wine tasting

Head of Fine Wine at Corney & Barrow, Will Hargrove, shares a  2017 visit to Piedmont, and his notes on the wines of Giacomo Conterno & Giulia Negri. The primary function of the trip was to taste with Roberto Conterno at Cantina Giacomo Conterno for the then upcoming releases. Whilst the Read more

By Will Hargrove, ago
Everything else

Barolo 1971….

Last night was Barolo night at the Maltings Cafe http://www.maltingscafe.co.uk/ run by Sam Harris, Fraser and I met up with a whole collection (what is the collective adjective for wine merchants?) of guys from the trade to taste a selection of Barolo 1971’s (& 3 Barbarescos) the tasting was hosted and organised by Eric Read more

By Will Hargrove, ago