Top 100 red wines of Riviera Ligure di Ponente

Discover the top 100 best red wines of Riviera Ligure di Ponente of Riviera Ligure di Ponente as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the red wines that are popular of Riviera Ligure di Ponente and the best vintages to taste in this region.

Discovering the wine region of Riviera Ligure di Ponente

The wine region of Riviera Ligure di Ponente is located in the region of Ligurie of Italy. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Laura Aschero or the Domaine Bruna produce mainly wines white, red and sparkling. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Riviera Ligure di Ponente are Vermentino et Sangiovese, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Riviera Ligure di Ponente often reveals types of flavors of minerality, pear or red fruit and sometimes also flavors of floral, tropical fruit or green apple.

In the mouth of Riviera Ligure di Ponente is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 110 estates and châteaux in the of Riviera Ligure di Ponente, producing 257 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Riviera Ligure di Ponente go well with generally quite well with dishes of pasta, shellfish or mature and hard cheese.

Discover the grape variety: Sangiovese

Originally from Italy, it is the famous Sangiovese of Tuscany producing the famous wines of Brunello de Montalcino and Chianti. This variety is registered in the Official Catalogue of Wine Grape Varieties, list A1. According to recent genetic analysis, it is the result of a natural cross between the almost unknown Calabrese di Montenuovo (mother) and Ciliegiolo (father).

News from the vineyard of Riviera Ligure di Ponente

Warmer climate to boost UK wine production, says study

Higher growing season temperatures over the next 20 years are likely to further increase the UK’s potential for wine production, according to new modelling on ‘near-term’ climate change impact on the sector. Yet wineries also need flexibility to adapt to challenges, said the study, published in the Oeno One journal and part of a wider project on climate resilience in UK wine. Conditions seen in the excellent 2018 vintage are set to become more common in several areas, including East ...

The Rully appellation seen by Felix Debavelaere

Felix Debavelaere, from Domaine Rois Mages mentions the different personnalities of the Rully appellation. It is not easy to put it in a single box, not only because it can be produced in red and white but also because the wines can show different characters according to where the vines are planted. This video is taken from the “Rendez-vous avec les vins de Bourgogne” program (February 2021). Our social media: Facebook:​ Twitter: ...

Which countries drink the most wine? Ask Decanter

The US still comes top on the list of which countries drink the most wine overall, according to to preliminary figures released this week by the International Organisation of Vine & Wine (OIV).  Wine consumption in the US crept up by 0.7% in 2021, to 33.1 million hectolitres (3.31 billion litres), the OIV said in a report on the state of the industry. World wine consumption grew by the same margin, to hit 236 million hectolitres (mhl), or 23.6bn litres, although trends varied by nation. That ...