DR MATTHEW HORKEY

Author | Speaker | Wine Nerd

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Italian Wine: Mi Amore

When it comes to my first true wine love, Italy holds my heart. In normal years, I’m in Italy at least five times per year. Thanks to the worldwide situation, that number went down significantly in 2020 and the first part of 2021 (hopefully that changes in Q3 and Q4). The lack of travel meant …

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Cooperative Wineries: High-Quality Wine At All Prices

People love to support small, family-run wineries. But if you truly believe in fighting for the little guy, it’s time to give cooperative wineries a second look. Cooperative Wineries Cooperative wineries are joint ventures owned by several (up to hundreds) of members. The concept is simple, pool resources and costs for winemaking and marketing. The …

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Alliance Vinum: Taking Vino Nobile di Montepulciano To The Next Level

Restoring a historic wine to its rightful place. That’s what Alliance Vinum is aiming for. When it comes to the great wines of Tuscany, Brunello di Montalcino and Chianti Classico are often the first names that come to mind. While one of the historic regions, Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, is often forgotten. It’s unfortunate for …

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