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15 Aug 2012 by Jancis Robinson
I was sent these samples but did not find them very thrilling, I'm afraid. Which is why I am publishing this tasting article so discreetlyl. Collavini, Blancfumat Sauvignon 2011 Collio  16 Drink 2012-2014 Firmly scented and obviously green and Sauvignon but with a bit more body than anything from the Loire and drier than anything from outside Europe. Lightly vibrant.  Mildly smoky. Attractive, substantial wine.  12.5% Collavini Ribolla Gialla 2011 Colli Orientali del Friuli  15.5 Drink 2012-2013 Broad aroma and very winning. Relatively low acid. Massively fruity start and a...

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