Fattoria Corzano e Paterno, Toscana
A buyer has the hard job of keeping his emotions and palate in check and be thoughtful to focus on his clients as he analyzes pricing, competition in its category, blah blah blah.
From the first swirl of these wines I was hooked and stopped thinking what others would think. If I were reincarnated, as a yeast blob eating a piece of sugar, this would be the kind of wine I’d hope to create. Sweetening the deal further, the chief hauncho here is Aljoscha Goldschmidt who reminds me a lot of Luca Corrado of Piedmont. A man that I admit to having a slight man-crush on.
Sometimes the conversation of old school and new school styles fall into a true grey zone of unmistakable loveliness. In that zone, words like purity and refinement are best embodied. Join me, this is where I will be playing.