God Save the Bees!

God save the bees! Today we celebrate International Bee Day, first established in 2017 to educate the world's population about the vital role of pollinating insects. . Various reasons have led to a drastic decline in the number of bees and other pollinating insects, including: - the use of chemical…

Roses in the Vineyards: tradition is a matter of beauty!

Are the roses in the vineyard merely ornamental, or are they useful? As you travel the Italian peninsula and beyond, you have noticed that almost every vineyard, whether big or medium-small size, has beautiful roses at the beginning of each row. Do you know why? Today we want to reveal…

Caiarossa Bianco 20221 and how to maintain oak barrels.

A few days ago, we blended Caiarossa Bianco 2021, combining its two varieties, Chardonnay and Viognier. Once harvested, the two varieties followed two different paths: - The Chardonnay was vinified directly in barriques, in which it also continued its ageing. - The Viognier, on the other hand, was vinified partly…

Dynamizer and dynamization!

Dynamization is an essential operation in the biodynamic approach. The container, or dynamizer, must conform to specific requirements, including the material, height/width ratio, and shape. At Caiarossa, the dynamization container (stirring machine) is made from copper, cylindrical with a rounded bottom. It can hold up to 160 litres, which will…

Earth Day 2022 – La giornata della Terra 2022

Earth Day was born in the 70s to create awareness among the world’s population on environmental safeguarding issues. By taking responsibility and paying attention to small daily activities, we can help save the planet, and today is a good day to start. So, let’s try to: turn off the flow…

Our mosaic of vines is getting bigger!

Caiarossa is deeply rooted within the Riparbella territory and strongly believes in its mission to become a new wine production leader from the Tuscan Coast. . Over recent years, by increasing investment and developing and carrying out new projects in the territory, we have strengthened this bond with Riparbella. We…

Pruning at Caiarossa: “Following the Sap Flow”

Pruning is one of the operations that bring about the most positive impact on the life and health of the vine. At Caiarossa, we give it considerable focus following three simple but essential concepts: Adapt the type of training and pruning method to each different terroir. Select the number of…

Caiarossa In Tour – December Events

Le Grand Tasting de Paris . Let's keep on showing our wines around the world. In December, we start our great journeys! On December 3rd and 4th, we will be waiting for you in Paris at Le Grand Tasting organized by Bettane & Dessauve, at the Carrousel du Louvre at…

Vintage 2020

Climatic Conditions Winter 2020 was milder and drier than in 2019. On the other hand, October and November 2019 recorded copious rainfall which allowed to store a very important water reserve for the following season. The budding and the following flowering were regular thanks to a cool and rainy March…

Vintage 2016

The winter of 2016 was one of the warmest recorded in Tuscany since 1900. Together with quite an important quantity of rain – over twice as much as normal just in January – the warmth created the conditions for an early bud break in mid-March, more than one week earlier…