GRIGNOLINO D’ASTI: BORN TO BE WILD

Grignolino has been called scandalous, wild, anarchistic, individual, odd, difficult, wild, free, unruly, and even unprofitable.    Grignolino: “The Wine of All the Good People” Italy has, by many accounts, over five hundred native wine grape varieties. That statistic pretty much puts Italy at the top of the list worldwide, in terms of the number of fine wine grapes that can claim to  have been “born” in a single country. Given that, it will probably come as no surprise to you whatsoever that Monferrato has yet another unsung red wine grape variety that we wanted to highlight for you. Unlike … Continue reading GRIGNOLINO D’ASTI: BORN TO BE WILD