Central Italy

2016 Le Potazzine Brunello di Montalcino
2016 Le Potazzine Brunello di Montalcino
Wine AdvocateWA96+Le Potazzine always delivers a smooth and silky style with extreme elegance and the lifted cool-climate fruit that you get from this high-altitude growing site. The 2016 Brunello di Montalcino is taut and firm with cherry fruit, dried...
$99.99
2016 Ciacci Piccolomini Brunello di Montalcino 375 ml
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
2016 Ciacci Piccolomini Brunello di Montalcino 375 ml
James Suckling 98 Points:  Lots going on here with black plums, ripe cherries, cedar, smoke and cocoa on the nose. Ash, chocolate, crushed walnuts and some praline. Mushrooms. This has firm, ripe tannins and a full body. Flavorful and juicy...
$34.99
2016 Ciacci Piccolomini Brunello di Montalcino 1.5L
2016 Ciacci Piccolomini Brunello di Montalcino 1.5L
James Suckling 98 Points:  Lots going on here with black plums, ripe cherries, cedar, smoke and cocoa on the nose. Ash, chocolate, crushed walnuts and some praline. Mushrooms. This has firm, ripe tannins and a full body. Flavorful and juicy...
$189.99
2016 Caprili Brunello di Montalcino
Caprili
2016 Caprili Brunello di Montalcino
Wine Advocate: The 2016 Brunello di Montalcino makes a great first impression thanks to the purity and intensity of the fruit. Those two things—purity and intensity—can sometimes be uncomfortable bedfellows, but this expression from Caprili...
$74.97
$69.99
2015 Paolo Bea Rosso di Veo Montefalco Rosso
Paolo Bea
2015 Paolo Bea Rosso di Veo Montefalco Rosso
Winery Notes:  The current version of Rosso de Veo is a selection of the Bea estate’s younger Sagrantino vines, principally from the “Cerrete” vineyard which graces the highest point in Montefalco, between 1300 and 1500 feet above...
$77.50
2020 La Spinetta Il Rose di Casanova
Rivetti
2020 La Spinetta Il Rose di Casanova
Made half from Sangioveto and half Prugnolo Gentile (he is one of the few winemakers in Tuscany with access to both of these Sangiovese clones) grown exclusively to be harvested for the production of dry pink wine, these big reds are crushed together and...
$18.99
2018 Giacomo Mori Chianti
Giacomo Mori
2018 Giacomo Mori Chianti
Antonio Galloni for Vinous Media:  Mori's 2018 Chianti is absolutely delicious. Bright and punchy, with tons of Sangiovese character, the 2018 bristles with energy. Sweet red cherry, white pepper, mint and chalk all race out of the glass in a...
$19.99
2018 Ficomontanino Granomelo IGT Toscana
Ficomontanino
2018 Ficomontanino Granomelo IGT Toscana
PRIMA Notes:  The wine is 100% Sangiovese from a sandy, clay-rich south-facing slope planted 20 years ago by Maria-Sole’s father. She macerates the fruit for three weeks in a cement cuve and ages the finished wine for two full winters in the...
$54.99
2016 Ciacci Piccolomini d’Aragona Rosso di Montalcino ‘Rossofonte’
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
2016 Ciacci Piccolomini d’Aragona Rosso di Montalcino ‘Rossofonte’
Vinous Media: The hauntingly dark and alluring bouquet on the 2016 Rosso di Montalcino Rossofonte keeps you coming back to the glass again and again. Blackberries, cherries, brown spices, tobacco and wet stone create a rich and layered display...
$33.99
2017 Fattoria Le Terrazze Rosso Conero
Fattoria Le Terrazze
2017 Fattoria Le Terrazze Rosso Conero
Vinous Media:  Fresh blueberries and cherry, offset by hints of mint and rosemary, and evolving smoky minerals and dusty florals – all are present in the glass, as the 2017 Le Terrazze Rosso Conero then dazzles the palate with mineral-drenched...
$25.00
$19.99
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2015 Silvio Nardi Rosso di Montalcino
Silvio Nardi
2015 Silvio Nardi Rosso di Montalcino
Intense ruby-red color. Neat at the nose, it is characterized by ripe fruity notes, enriched by spices. On the palate, the wine is smooth, full and warm, with present but integrated tannins. Good persistence.
$31.97
2015 Pian dell'Orino Brunello Vigneti del Versante
Pian dell Orino
2015 Pian dell'Orino Brunello Vigneti del Versante
Vinous: Luminous deep red. Aromas of herbs (thyme, rosemary, bay leaf), sweet spices (cinnamon, nutmeg) and ripe red cherry. Very saline, juicy acidity lifts and extends the blue and red berry flavors on the long delicately herbal and spicy finish...
$129.97
2017 Il Fauno di Arcanum Toscana Rosso
il Fauno di Arcanum
2017 Il Fauno di Arcanum Toscana Rosso
The 2017 Il Fauno di Arcanum displays a lovely crushed dark mineral note that leads to a savory dried herb character unfolds into crushed white pepper, black cherries, dark plums and even a hint of freshly milled cedar. The tannins are very broad and dry...
$42.00
$34.99
2016 Dei Vino Nobile di Montepulciano 375 ml
Dei
2016 Dei Vino Nobile di Montepulciano 375 ml
John Rittmaster's Notes: We first met Caterina Dei here at PRIMA back in the early nineteen nineties.  She had just ascended to the ownership of her family’s small property in Montepulciano and was here to prove that the...
$19.99
2018 Castello di Volpaia Chianti Classico
Volpaia
2018 Castello di Volpaia Chianti Classico
The Chianti Classico has a vivid ruby color and a strong nose of fresh red fruit with hints of cherry. This is a well-structured wine with a fruity finish.
$24.99
2018 Tenuta San Guido Guidalberto Toscana IGT
Tenuta San Guido
2018 Tenuta San Guido Guidalberto Toscana IGT
Vinous Media:  The 2018 Guidalberto, tasted from an approximate blend from barrel, is positively stellar. I can only hope that the bottled wine is as fresh, vibrant and nuanced as this sample. A rush of black cherry, plum, spice, leather and...
$55.00
$44.99
2017 Castello di Volpaia Chianti Classico Riserva
Castello di Volpaia
2017 Castello di Volpaia Chianti Classico Riserva
James Suckling - 94 Points A red with plenty of ripe fruit, such as berries and cherries with some fresh-herb and lemon undertones. It’s medium-to full-bodied with bright fruit and fine tannins. From organically grown grapes. Drink or hold.
$42.00
$36.50
2017 Felsina Chianti Classico Riserva Rancia
Felsina
2017 Felsina Chianti Classico Riserva Rancia
Fattoria Felsina’s Rancia vineyard is the most prized of the fourteen different individual ‘farms’ the Mazzocolin family own.  Planted entirely to Sangiovese from the early nineteen eighties, this long sweeping hill with its...
$68.00
$57.99
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2015 Felsina Chianti Classico Riserva Rancia
Felsina
2015 Felsina Chianti Classico Riserva Rancia
"The fine cherry, plum, leather and spice flavors pick up accents of chocolate, earth and mineral as this red gathers steam. Builds to a firmly structured finish, where sweet fruit and dusty tannins linger." Wine Spectator - 94 Points
$59.97
2016 San Giusto a Rentennano Percarlo
San Giusto a Rentennano
2016 San Giusto a Rentennano Percarlo
Percarlo is made from 100% estate grown Sangiovese grapes, especially selected bunch per bunch, from the best zones of our vineyards, which have a low yield of 1 Kg grapes per vine.The grapes are usually allowed to mature beyond the normal degree of...
$159.99
1990 Emidio Pepe Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Emidio Pepe
1990 Emidio Pepe Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Importer's Notes:  The winemaking regime at Pepe follows an uber-natural and artisinal path. Grapes are grown biodynamically, hand-harvested, hand-destemmed, fermented with spontaneous yeast and aged 18-24 months in glass-lined cement tanks. The...
$349.97
2016 Il Palazzino Rosso del Palazzino
Il Palazzino
2016 Il Palazzino Rosso del Palazzino
A traditional Tuscan blend consisting of 95% Sangiovese and 5% of the classic Chianti grapes Canaiolo & Colorino. Bright cherry, raspberry, sage, tobacco, and licorice. The palate is earthy and dusty with moderately drying tannins, balancing the ripe...
$17.99
2007 Sassetti Pertimali Brunello di Montalcino Dieci
Sassetti
2007 Sassetti Pertimali Brunello di Montalcino Dieci
Released one decade after the harvest, the 2007 Brunello di Montalcino Dieci is a one-off wine meant to celebrate an exceptional vintage. The aging process sees 48 months in large Slavonian oak casks and the wine then rests in the bottle for the...
$199.99
2007 Gaja Pieve Santa Restituta Brunello di Montalcino "Rennina"
Gaja
2007 Gaja Pieve Santa Restituta Brunello di Montalcino "Rennina"
95 points Wine Enthusiast *Cellar Selection* Put this beautiful Brunello in your cellar for at least 10–15 more years. Rennina opens with bold oak and cherry tones (that need more time to integrate), followed by plump, rich blackberry flavors,...
$249.99
2015 Isole e Olena Cepparello IGT Toscana 1.5 Liter
Isole e Olena
2015 Isole e Olena Cepparello IGT Toscana 1.5 Liter
Cepparello was a Super Tuscan before being a Super Tuscan was cool. In fact, many people credit Isole e Olena proprietor Paolo De Marchi with producing, in Cepparello, the very first wine of the genre back in 1980.  His dissatisfaction with the...
$185.97
2007 La Spinetta Casanova Sezzana 10-Year Riserva IGT Toscana
La Spinetta
2007 La Spinetta Casanova Sezzana 10-Year Riserva IGT Toscana
FREE SHIPPING ON THREE OR MORE BOTTLES One evening, after making the hair-raising drive from Giorgio Rivetti’s home and cantina in Grinzane-Cavour, in the heart of the Barolo district of Piemonte, through the tunnels of Liguria all the way to the...
$94.99
$79.99
2007 Fontodi Vin Santo del Chianti Classico 375 ml (half bottle)
Fontodi
2007 Fontodi Vin Santo del Chianti Classico 375 ml (half bottle)
 Producer's Note:Fontodi has belonged to the Manetti family since 1968. The family has been associated for centuries with another activity typical of the Chianti region, the production of its famous “terrecotte” tiles. And it is in the...
$110.97
2013 San Giusto Percarlo IGT Toscana
2013 San Giusto Percarlo IGT Toscana
Vinous: 96 Points A wine of extraordinary finesse, the 2013 Percarlo is utterly magnificent. Creamy and beautifully layered in the glass, the 2013 speaks to finesse more than the power and explosiveness that is often found here. With time in the glass,...
$139.97
2002 Emidio Pepe Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Emidio Pepe
2002 Emidio Pepe Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Wine Spectator: 95 PointsDark and tightly wound, with iron, wild herb and cocoa notes backed by full tannins wrapping the firm dark cherry and plum skin notes, ending with dark tar, graphite and bitter almond. Hide this in the cellar for a few years...
$209.97
1995 Castell'in Villa Chianti Classico Riserva
Castell'in Villa
1995 Castell'in Villa Chianti Classico Riserva
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: 95 Points The 1995 Chianti Classico Riserva is another marvelously complete wine. Waves of fruit saturate the palate in this intense, full-bodied Riserva. The 1995 is another wine endowed with massive fruit and equally...
$199.97
2011 San Giusto a Rentennano Percarlo 1.5L
San Giusto a Rentennano
2011 San Giusto a Rentennano Percarlo 1.5L
 Vinous: 97 Points The 2011 Percarlo is one of the most beautiful, expressive young Percarlos I have ever tasted. Fine, silky and exceptionally polished, the 2011 boast stunning textural depth and richness. Absolutely nothing is out of...
$217.00