Tag Archives: Carlo Merolli

Best wine ever?


Dear all, It’s been ages since I’ve written anything here. I do apologize. My absence is mostly due to having been very busy at work, but also to the fact that I tend to write long, involved posts, and I … Continue reading

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Campi Nuovi – Tasting Notes – 30 August 2012


At Carlo Merolli’s tasting at La Vela I tasted for the first time the wines of fairly new Tuscan enterprise Campi Nuovi. Campi Nuovi is located in the Montecucco DOC zone in the area between Monte Amiata and the Maremma, … Continue reading

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A Tuscan Miracle – Podere Fortuna


I have recently become aware of an amazing new reality within Tuscan wine, name of Podere Fortuna. This relatively new venture, which started in 2001, ought not to rate highly in my book, as they completely do without any native … Continue reading

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Savignola Paolina – Tasting Notes – 30 August 2012


At the tasting previously mentioned in my post with tasting notes of Ioppa wines (https://oleudsenwineblog.wordpress.com/2012/09/05/ioppa-tasting-notes-30-august-2012/), Carlo Merolli also showed a mere two wines from famous Chianti Classico producer Savignola Paolina. For those in the know little introduction is necessary, so … Continue reading

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Ioppa – Tasting Notes – 30 August 2012


On 30 August 2012 Carlo Merolli, old friend of mine and the most important importer of Italian wine to Denmark during the past 35 years, had invited for a tasting at the fantastically sited Italian restaurant La Vela, literally 10 … Continue reading

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