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Old Sangiovese vines in Tuscany
Grape harvest
Jem Macy

The Wine That Isn’t

Early in 2021, after a protracted search for a piece of land with old Sangiovese vines and the right kind of sub-soils, I bought a

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Villa Pera Tuscany
Grape harvest
Jem Macy

Lush

One of the best aspects of our move to Villa Pera, which will become home to the Fanciulle Vini winery as well as to me

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Bottles of Burgundy wine
Viticulture
Jem Macy

Taste What Terroir Means

Tuscany has some glorious terrains, with the potential to make wines on par with great Burgundies. We’re also blessed with an indigenous varietal—Sangiovese—that can make

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Buying an Old Vineyard

It was Franco, Podere Leccio’s cellar hand, who eventually gave voice to his and Sig. Bernardi’s opinion of the Fiorentino, when I pointed out, a

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The Fiorentino

I first heard the Fiorentino mentioned by Sig. Bernardi, the foreman at Podere Leccio, where, in the fall of 2019, I was borrowing some space

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