Merlot Under the Tuscan Sun

Merlot Under the Tuscan Sun

Merlot Under the Tuscan Sun Sangiovese isn’t the only grape growing under the Tuscan sun. There are many others like Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. In fact Merlot is the 5th most planted grape in Italy and is doing exceptionally well at Ricasoli.. Francesco...
Bringing Back Merlot

Bringing Back Merlot

I can’t remember the last time I drank a Merlot can you? Maybe you have, but it’s been a while since I drank one and I don’t know why. Its been so long that forgot how good it tastes. They say distance makes the heart grow fonder, perhaps for me it makes the palate...

2010 Bonterra Merlot

I received this wine from the PR firm to take part in a twitter tasting.  Unfortunately the wine arrived a few days after the event.  No wine goes to waste in this house. Bonterra is certified Organic. What does that mean….they don’t use...