Top 100 wines of Golfo del Tigullio

Discover the top 100 best wines of Golfo del Tigullio of Golfo del Tigullio as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the wines that are popular of Golfo del Tigullio and the best vintages to taste in this region.

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Discovering the wine region of Golfo del Tigullio

The wine region of Golfo del Tigullio is located in the region of Ligurie of Italy. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Azienda Agricola Pino Gino or the Domaine Azienda Agricola Pino Gino produce mainly wines white, red and sparkling. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Golfo del Tigullio are Ciliegiolo et Vermentino, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Golfo del Tigullio often reveals types of flavors of citrus, citrus fruit or black fruit.

In the mouth of Golfo del Tigullio is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 9 estates and châteaux in the of Golfo del Tigullio, producing 40 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Golfo del Tigullio go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, pasta or lamb.

News from the vineyard of Golfo del Tigullio

Walls: Tasting Hermitage 2001 20 years on

In 2001, George W. Bush was sworn in as the 43rd President of the United States. Meanwhile in the UK, Tony Blair led the Labour Party to its second landslide victory. A lot can change over the course of 20 years. According to many Rhône winemakers and wine collectors, this is how long a bottle of Hermitage should lay undisturbed until you open it. Is it really worth the wait? I recently tasted 11 Hermitage 2001s – seven red, two white, two sweet – to test the 20 year hypothesis and see how these ...

Champagne glass pyramid sets new world record

At 8.23 metres tall (27ft), a three-sided pyramid made from 54,740 Champagne coupes has officially set a new Guinness World Record for the ‘largest drinking glass pyramid’. A specialist team spent five days between Christmas and New Year delicately constructing the wine glass tower at luxury Dubai resort Atlantis, The Palm, which announced the news. It said the attempt was co-organised by Moët & Chandon, as part of Champagne house’s ‘Effervescence’ event series. Guinness Wo ...

Decanter at Home masterclass: Tasting the La Las with Philippe Guigal

Last chance: You can still buy tickets to watch this E Guigal LaLas virtual masterclass and taste the wines, via the Decanter at Home series – book here A so-called ‘vertical’ tasting is of the same wine, but over multiple vintages. A ‘horizontal’ tasting is of different wines, but in the same vintage. That’s what makes the Decanter at Home tasting particularly special – it’s both horizontal and vertical. Not only do we taste the three jewels in Guigal’s Côte-Rôtie crown; La Mouline, La Tu ...