A drop of the good stuff

Notes from a cantina deep in the heart of Umbria.


It is so hot in Italy

Like the UK, the weather in Italy has been extremely hot.  It looks and feels more like August.  We could do with some rain but no storms please.  We missed out on this passing shower.

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Vineyard looking good

The vines are looking strong in spite of the late frosts and now extremely hot weather.  We are heading in the right direction and look at that slope!

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Small Bunches Growing into Big Bunches

The vineyard is recovering well from the earlier frost and the grapes are developing well.  Our yield will be lower than last year but fingers crossed things are heading in the right direction.

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D'oro at the Pig at Comb

The beautiful bar at the Pig at Combe.  Please notice the wine.  Nothing like a glass of crisp, minerally D'oro.

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The Pig at Combe

Had a fantastic visit to the Pig at Combe today. What a place! Great food, amazing setting and excellent wines.  Selénè, the Head Sommelier is a great supporter of our wines, so it …

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