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News 2013

Tanzer (IWC) Reviews Our Current Releases

Tanzer (IWC) Reviews Our Current Releases2013-12-20
Stephen Tanzer reviewed our current releases in his November/December issue of the International Wine Cellar magazine. In his editorial comments, he...

Cannubi expanded against most local wishes: "Shameful Ruling" writes Kerin O'Keefe

Cannubi expanded against most local wishes: 2013-12-10
Writing for the Wine-Searcher News section, Kerin O'Keefe's excellent overview of the recent turmoil about the expansion of the Cannubi should be...

Falstaff rates 2009 Barolo

Falstaff rates 2009 Barolo2013-12-02
Austrian wine magazine Falstaff rated our 2009 Barolo Cannubi Boschis at 97 points and our 2009 Barolo Le Vigne at 95 points in their annual review...

New book "Grandi Vini" features Barolo Le Vigne

New book 2013-12-02
The new book Grandi Vini d'Italia from wine journalists Marco Pozzali and Federico Graziani recounts the story of 100 of Italy's greatest wines, and...

Italia a Tavola compiles the 2014 Wine Guides

Italia a Tavola compiles the 2014 Wine Guides2013-12-01
For the 5 "big" Italian wine guides, the Italia a Tavola website complied the scores to see the highest overall rated wines of the year. Only 3 wines...

Thierry Desseauve reviews Valmaggiore 2006 and 2011 (Video)

Thierry Desseauve reviews Valmaggiore 2006 and 2011 (Video)2013-11-30
Thierry Desseauve of the Bettane+Desseauve wine site reviews our 2006 and 2011 Valmaggiore bottlings. Click here for the video - it is the first one....

Gentleman Magazine puts 2008 at no.3 on Italy's top 100

Gentleman Magazine puts 2008 at no.3 on Italy's top 1002013-11-21
Gentleman Magazine collates all the scores given to wines across the major publishers and critics of Italy and sorts these for its own ranking - we...

Sandrone in London Barolo Night

Sandrone in London Barolo Night2013-11-17
Jancis Robinson's Barolo Night in London was a great success, and we were pleased to be included in this great tasting on the 3rd of November. Our...

La Revue de Vin de France Reviews 2008 Baroli, 2010 Valmaggiore.

La Revue de Vin de France Reviews 2008 Baroli, 2010 Valmaggiore.2013-11-07
2010 Valmaggiore: 16/202008 Barolo Cannubi Boschis: 15,5/20 2008 Barolo Le Vigne: 16,5/20  ...

Norwegian site Din Mat recommends Valmaggiore

Norwegian site Din Mat recommends Valmaggiore2013-10-23
The Norwegian site Din Mat's recent overview of Piedmontese selections recommends Sandrone Valmaggiore 2006/2007. ...

Slow Wine recommends Valmaggiore in Roero Article

Slow Wine recommends Valmaggiore  in Roero Article2013-10-17
Slow Wine, the Bra-based wine guide that emphasizes traditional winemaking and autochtonous grapes, has recommended our 2011 Valmaggiore Nebbiolo...

Sweden's Vinkrönika recommends Valmaggiore 2011

Sweden's Vinkrönika recommends Valmaggiore 20112013-10-10
Swedish Journalist Håkan Larsson recommends our 2011 Valmaggiore in the Swedish news site di.se. The Vinkrönika page details his recent...

Barolo Friends Wine Bar opens in the village of Barolo

Barolo Friends Wine Bar opens in the village of Barolo2013-10-02
We'd like to congratulate our good friend Paolo Annoni for opening the newest addition to the dining opportunities in the village of Barolo, the...

Roero guide features Sandrone Valmaggiore

Roero guide features Sandrone Valmaggiore2013-09-26
In the Polish Wine Guide, writer and blogger Wojciech Bonkowski has written extensively about the Roero region just to the north of the Barolo Zone...

Sandrone Dolcetto 2011 featured in Le Devoir

Sandrone Dolcetto 2011 featured in Le Devoir2013-09-25
Canada's Le Devoir newspaper has featured the 2011 Sandrone Dolcetto among its recommended wines for the week of September 20th, naming it in the...

Giro d'Italia 2014 in our Vines, and in Wine News

Giro d'Italia 2014 in our Vines, and in Wine News2013-09-22
Italian Weekly Wine News has a small article on the Giro d'Italia for 2014: a time trial is planned though the vineyards of the Langhe, starting in...

La Revue du Vin de France features Sandrone

La Revue du Vin de France features Sandrone2013-09-17
The Sandrone Cantina was featured in La Revue du Vin de France in a piece about visiting the Barolo region. In it, writer Thomas Bravo-Maza calls the...

Wine Enthusiast rates 2009 Barolo

Wine Enthusiast rates 2009 Barolo2013-08-31
Kerin O'Keefe, the new reviewer at the Wine Enthusiast Magazine, reviews our 2009 Baroli. 2009 Barolo Le Vinge: 95 points. "This is a stunning wine...

Sandrone's US importer nominated for "Importer of the Year"

Sandrone's US importer nominated for 2013-08-30
Vintus Imports has been our importer in the US for many years and we would like to congratulate them on being nominated by the Wine Enthusiast...

Sandrone Barolo in WE Top 100 Restaurant Wine Lists

Sandrone Barolo in WE Top 100 Restaurant Wine Lists2013-08-19
The Wine Enthusiast's list of the top 100 US restaurants for wine lists includes Crabtree's Kittle House in Chappaqua, NY, highlighting: "Destination...

Wine Advocate Reviews Barolo 2009

Wine Advocate Reviews Barolo 20092013-07-02
Monica Larner, the new Italy correspondent for the Wine Advocate (full article link: subscription required), has filed her first report on the...

Wall Street Journal: Sandrone as example of Family Business Succession Issues

Wall Street Journal: Sandrone as example of Family Business Succession Issues2013-06-19
Luciano and Barbara were featured in a Wall Street Journal article on succession issues in family businesses. In his "The Accelerators" column, Ed...

New Galloni Website rates 2009 Baroli.

New Galloni Website rates 2009 Baroli.2013-06-05
Antonio Galloni's new web venture Vinous has launched and his report on the 2009 Barolo vintage is among the first new articles on the site...

Film: Cannubi by James Suckling

Film: Cannubi by James Suckling2013-06-04
James Suckling has released his new film "Cannubi: A Vineyard Kissed by God" for download on his website JamesSuckling.com (subscription/payment...

Asta Del Barolo 2013 a Huge Success

Asta Del Barolo 2013 a Huge Success2013-05-25
The 2013 Asta Del Barolo held in the Castello di Barolo was a huge success this year, with almost 34,000 euro raised in 27 lots of rare wines from...

Danish Importer hosts Vertical tasting of Valmaggiore

Danish Importer hosts Vertical tasting of Valmaggiore2013-05-06
Our Danish importer Hendrik Madsen of Nebbio.com is hosting a vertical tasting of the Sandrone Nebbiolo d'Alba Valmaggiore with full dinner on May 21...

Tasted Journal rates 2006 Le Vigne and Valmaggiore

Tasted Journal rates 2006 Le Vigne and Valmaggiore2013-04-29
Sommeliers Markus del Monego and Andreas Larsson (each of whom possesses a "Best Sommelier of the World" award) recently featured two of our wines in...

Wein Plus rates Valmaggiore 2010

Wein Plus rates Valmaggiore 20102013-04-15
88 points. ...

Paolo Basso, our Swiss Importer, named World's Best Sommelier

Paolo Basso, our Swiss Importer, named World's Best Sommelier2013-04-04
A warm congratualtions to Paolo Basso, our importer in Ticino, Switzerland, who was just named the World's Best Sommelier at the 14th competition in...

OperaWine with Sandrone in La Stampa

OperaWine with Sandrone in La Stampa2013-04-01
La Stampa Newspaper featured the Sandrone Cantina in an article about the OperaWine "100 Greatest Producers" event in Verona on the 6 April. We are...

Sandrone Vintages offered at Pandolfini Auction's recent sale

Sandrone Vintages offered at Pandolfini Auction's recent sale2013-03-25
Italian Weekly Wine News recently named Sandrone as one of the most collectible Italian wines in a brief article about the recent Pandolfini wine...

Barbera featured in Il Mio Vino Brazil

Barbera featured in Il Mio Vino Brazil2013-03-24
The wine magazine "Il Mio Vino" has featured the Sandrone Barbera in their current Brazilian issue! If you are looking for our wines in Brazil, our...

Cannubi Boschis 2007 at EWS

Cannubi Boschis 2007 at EWS2013-03-09
On Monday, March 25, from 6.30-8.30pm, Executive Wine Seminars of New York will hold an educational blind tasting of the 2007 Barolo/Barbaresco...

Sandrone at VinExpo 2013, Bordeaux, France

Sandrone at VinExpo 2013, Bordeaux, France2013-03-06
Sandrone will be participating at Vinexpo 2013 in Bordeaux, France, from June 16-20. We will be with the Accademia del Barolo group in Hall1, Stand...

Veronelli 2013: Sandrone Wines Rated

Veronelli 2013: Sandrone Wines Rated2013-03-05
The 2013 edition of the Italian-language "I Vini di Veronelli" has been released and we are pleased to have received the following awards: "3...

Falstaff features Sandrone: 98 points for Barolo Cannubi Boschis!

Falstaff features Sandrone: 98 points for Barolo Cannubi Boschis!2013-02-14
Falstaff, the respected Austrian wine magazine, has awarded our two Baroli with spectacular reviews.2008 Barolo Cannubi Boschis: 98 points2008 Barolo...

Best of Luck to our Good Friend Antonio Galloni

Best of Luck to our Good Friend Antonio Galloni2013-02-13
Longtime Italian wine critic for the Wine Advocate Antonio Galloni announced today in the New York Times that he we will be leaving the Wine Advocate...

Congratulations Paolo Basso, our importer in Ticino, Switzerland!

Congratulations Paolo Basso, our importer in Ticino, Switzerland!2013-02-13
Paolo Basso, our Swiss importer through his Ceresio Vini import company, was just named one of Decanter Magazine's judges for the 2013 Decanter World...

L'Espresso 2013 Guide Reviews Sandrone

L'Espresso 2013 Guide Reviews Sandrone2013-02-12
L'Espresso Wine Guide 2013 has reviewed our current releases:2008 Barolo Cannubi Boschis: 18/20 points.  "Alle note dolci, mature ed espanse...

Luciano featured in "Cuisine et Vins de France"

Luciano featured in 2013-02-06
The French gourmet magazine "Cuisine et Vins de France" has featured Luciano with a picture of him and a magnum of Barolo Le Vigne at the cantina in...

Slow Wine Guide 2013: Sandrone wines are Recommended

Slow Wine Guide 2013: Sandrone wines are Recommended2013-02-05
The annual "Slow Wine" Guide, which is based in the nearby village of Pollenzo (next to Bra, where the Slow Food movement was founded in 1986 by...

Gambero Rosso Guide 2013 rates Sandrone Wines

Gambero Rosso Guide 2013 rates Sandrone Wines2013-02-05
In the recently released 2013 edition of the famous Gambero Rosso guide, the Sandrone Cantina received the following awards:Tre Bicchieri:Barolo...

Libero Newspaper 2012 Wine Recap: Sandrone Cannubi Boschis at Top

Libero Newspaper 2012 Wine Recap: Sandrone Cannubi Boschis at Top2013-01-07
Italy's Libero Newspaper recently published a recap of 2012 in their "Gusto" section. In it, they singled out the 4 wines that made the top rankings...

Sandrone Barbera featured at EWS

Sandrone Barbera featured at EWS2013-01-07
Executive Wine Seminars, the educational tasting program held at New York Vintners, will feature the 2009 Barbera d'Alba in their comparative tasting...

Weinrouten feature article on Sandrone

Weinrouten feature article on Sandrone2013-01-06
Weinrouten.de, a respected German-language wine site (they also have an online shop) has featured us with a long article on the cantina, the people...

Welcome, New Neighbor! Facebook's founder purchasing estate in the Astigiano hills.

Welcome, New Neighbor! Facebook's founder purchasing estate in the Astigiano hills.2013-01-04
The Corriere della Sera and Il Messagero newspapers report that Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg is interested in purchasing the Castello di...

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