The Morning Claret

Simon J Woolf & Friends on Wild and Wonderful Wines

Month: May 2021

Nativo (The Hughes Family wines) – Amarillo 2020

From organically farmed, unirrigated vineyards, this is made from skins leftover from Nativo’s classic white blend (if I’ve understood the tech sheet correctly!). Given that it’s just the skins from the press, it’s a damn fine wine! Enticing aromas of Read more

Nativo (The Hughes Family wines) – Amarillo 2019

From organically farmed, unirrigated vineyards. This wild fermented “orange” has the kind of earthy, dried herb filled nose that I associate with similar wines from central Italy – Lazio or Umbria. It’s still quite tight and grippy on the texture, Read more