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  1. The life of a winemaker - let's do the magic!


    If you wonder, yes, that's my hand. I always loved the texture and the smell of fresh marc, especially that from red grapes.

    The life of a winemaker - part 4

    The time of making wine has come... the cellar is where you do the magic and turn a silly fruit into a mystic liquid that can enliven your day, or your life

    Let's start from a point: my method of making wine it's really mine, in the sense ...
  2. The life of a winemaker - it's harvest time!

    Above: a row of "new" (6 years old) trees of Montepulciano, just before the grapes' harvest.


    The life of a winemaker - Part 3

    Before showing you some pictures and giving you some figures about this year's harvest, I need to tell you another part of the story. Basically, during the last 7 years, I worked on rebuilding and renewing completely my vineyards, in the sense that I've been replacing step by steps ...

    Updated October 10, 2019 at 09:23 AM by Flinn

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  3. A Commodian History

    It's been a while since I thought about using the CMS. I'm not sure what's really changed now. Perhaps writing a lot recently elsewhere has stimulated the right senses. I have nothing against wine making or the appropriate foray into politics, but I feel the section has been overcome with a limited scope of subjects, when the blogging field is filled with such potential. My verbose ramblings are hardly the means to correct the problem, but perhaps they will introduce another thing to stop in and ...
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  4. The life of a winemaker - the Bio approach


    The life of a winemaker - Part 2

    Let's start from a basic concept: what does Bio means? In theory, everything that is grown up in a 100% natural way, is biologic. Unfortunately, nowadays it's impossible to have a 100% bio product, even if it's home made. First, land is polluted in any case, it's not nearly as bio as it was 50 years ago, this because even if my own land has no poisons ...

    Updated October 10, 2019 at 07:07 AM by Flinn

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  5. The Dude goes into politics! - The Ugly Beast


    Part 4 - The Grim Reality.

    Truth be told, I was not really sure if to post about this or not, because the topic is incredibly boring, to me at the least: bureaucracy.

    Have you ever had a nightmare, where a black indefinite monster pursue you till you cannot escape it and you eventually wake up screaming? Well, that's what bureaucracy is to me: a ugly ...

    Updated September 16, 2019 at 09:47 AM by Flinn

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