Fermenting Respect

Romano Dal Forno believes his classic Amarones can elevate his region to the same level as Piedmont and Tuscany
From the Oct 15, 2010, issue

Critics charge that Romano Dal Forno has the same mentality as a Napa cult Cabernet producer: He makes big, powerful reds and charges an arm and a leg. His giant temple of a winery wasn't built with value wines. But it perfectly reflects the complex character of its creator who has turned a common wine into an aristocrat of price and prestige.

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