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Celebrating and promoting North American Montepulciano wines

Raffaldini Vineyards’ 2010 Montepulciano Best in Show

Raffaldini Vineyards’ 2010 Montepulciano was awarded the Winegrower’s Cup for Best in Show at the 2012 North Carolina State Fair Wine Competition out of a record 471 wines entered.  Read the rest of this entry »


Montepulciano blends in in San Diego County

Orfila Vineyards & Winery, an ultra-premium boutique winery in San Diego County’s San Pasqual Valley blends 50% estate-grown Montepulciano with 33% Sangiovese, 8% Merlot, 6% Syrah, and 3% Cabernet Sauvignon. Read the rest of this entry »

More Montepulciano trivia

The “About Montepulciano” page provides the basic nitty-gritty about Montepulciano as a grape and a wine. But, it’s good to know a few more obscure tidbits and factoids about this special variety. Here are three things with which you can amaze your friends: Read the rest of this entry »