Italy

2020 Emidio Pepe Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 'Casa Pepe'
2020 Emidio Pepe Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 'Casa Pepe'
Wine Country: Italy Wine Subregion: Abruzzo There is, of course, no shortage of great wine in Italy these days, but the list of true icons- your Rinaldis, Gajas, Ornellaias and the like- is still a short, rarified one.  Somewhere very near the top...
$159.99
2019 Emidio Pepe Trebbiano d'Abruzzo
2019 Emidio Pepe Trebbiano d'Abruzzo
Wine Country: Italy Wine Subregion: Abruzzo Wine Varietal: Trebbiano There is, of course, no shortage of great wine in Italy these days, but the list of true icons- your Rinaldis, Gajas, Ornellaias and the like- is still a short, rarified one. ...
$116.99
2019 Pra Soave Colle Sant'Antonio
2019 Pra Soave Colle Sant'Antonio
Nowhere else, I think, does the unique soil a region so inform the style of the wine as it does in the Soave Classico appellation.  Located on a sweep of hills that roll eastward as far as the Venice lagoon, this area is not to be confused with the...
$69.99
2020 Oddero Barolo Classico
2020 Oddero Barolo Classico
Wine Country: Italy Wine Subregion: Piemonte Wine Sub-subregion: Barolo You’ve probably already read a lot about vintage 2020 in the Barolo and Barbaresco zones and maybe had the chance to sample a few.  It’s the middle harvest of the...
$59.99
2020 Oddero Barolo Monvigliero
2020 Oddero Barolo Monvigliero
Wine Country: Italy Wine Subregion: Piemonte Wine Sub-subregion: Barolo Wine Varietal: Nebbiolo The much-anticipated debut of the Oddero Monvig!  As polished, floral and elegant as this vineyard can be with a dash of the Oddero austerity
$119.99
2020 Oddero Barolo Rocche di Castiglione
2020 Oddero Barolo Rocche di Castiglione
Wine Country: Italy Wine Subregion: Piemonte Wine Sub-subregion: Barolo Wine Varietal: Nebbiolo Maybe the most ‘typical’ of the Oddero style, this is remarkably consistent vintage after vintage.  All camphor, balsam and cinnamon.
$119.99
2020 Oddero Barolo Brunate
2020 Oddero Barolo Brunate
Wine Country: ItalyWine Subregion: PiemonteWine Sub-subregion: BaroloWine Varietal: Nebbiolo
$154.99
2020 Oddero Barolo Villero
2020 Oddero Barolo Villero
Wine Country: Italy Wine Subregion: Piemonte Wine Sub-subregion: Barolo This is my guilty pleasure Oddero- always so exotically fragrant and very Villero.  Probably will be the first to reach its potential
$114.99
2022 Alberto Giacobbe Cesanese di Olevano Romano Superiore 'Giocobbe'
2022 Alberto Giacobbe Cesanese di Olevano Romano Superiore 'Giocobbe'
If what I hear from you customers means anything, just about everyone has been to Rome this year.  At least it seems that way.  It makes me insanely jealous to hear about all the great meals you’ve been enjoying there, if not the crowds...
$32.99
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Montevetrano Core Bianco Campania IGT Campania
Montevetrano Core Bianco Campania IGT Campania
 50% Fiano 50% Greco The red version of Core has had a long PRIMA following dating back to when the iconic Montevetrano first created this sort of second label from grapes purchased from other growers not necessarily contingent to their Salento...
$24.99
2023 Conterno-Nervi Il Rosato
2023 Conterno-Nervi Il Rosato
Even though we know it’s warm out there and the temptation to open this right away is irresistible, we recommend you save some too. We just drank our last 2021 at home. - JR From the alpine hills of the Alta Piemonte comes this absolutely...
$34.99
2020 Elio Altare Barolo Arborina
2020 Elio Altare Barolo Arborina
Wine Country: Italy Wine Subregion: Piemonte Wine Sub-subregion: Barolo Wine Varietal: Barolo DOCG Silvia Altare is truly hitting her stride.  Now firmly and confidently in control of one of the most seminal properties in all of Barolo, her...
$129.99
2020 Elio Altare Barolo La Morra
2020 Elio Altare Barolo La Morra
Silvia Altare is truly hitting her stride.  Now firmly and confidently in control of one of the most seminal properties in all of Barolo, her 2020s are poster children for this wonderful vintage in Barolo!  The Barolo Classico, a 10,000 bottle...
$89.99
2022 Vevey Marziano Blanc de Morgex et de La Salle
2022 Vevey Marziano Blanc de Morgex et de La Salle
The name of this obscure, off-the-beaten path appellation is actually bigger than the actual land it covers but, trust me, once you’ve had a glass or two, ‘Blanc de Morgex et de la Salle’ will just roll off your tongue. The wine...
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2023 Laura Aschero Pigato Riviera Ligure di Ponente
2023 Laura Aschero Pigato Riviera Ligure di Ponente
Wine professionals love to argue about Pigato, the very intriguing white grape indigenous to coastal Liguria.  Pigato is Vermentino many argue.  But ask any farmer working the steep, rocky slopes that loom over the ocean there and they’ll...
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2023 Cieck Erbaluce di Caluso DOCG
2023 Cieck Erbaluce di Caluso DOCG
The hillside vineyards of Caluso, right on the border between Piemonte and Valle d’Aosta, seem to defy gravity, perilously clinging to terraces built during Roman times. It’s a stunning vista you almost have to see to believe...
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2021 Ca' del Baio Barbaresco Asili
2021 Ca' del Baio Barbaresco Asili
Unfortunately for us, Ca’ del Baio is no longer the best-kept secret in Barbaresco it once was.  The news, thanks to their rave reviews, the annual visits of the PRIMA gang and the profiling of the Grasso sisters in Suzanne Hoffman’s...
$54.99
2022 Cascina Penna-Currado Langhe Nebbiolo 'Bricco Lago'
2022 Cascina Penna-Currado Langhe Nebbiolo 'Bricco Lago'
Ground shipping included on 6 bottles or more, mixed and matched with Penna-Currado wines When Luca Currado-Vietti and Elena Penna sold their beloved Vietti, it sent shockwaves through the wine world. What would happen to Vietti, everyone wondered, now...
$49.99
2022 Cascina Penna-Currado Barbera d'Alba 'Carra'
2022 Cascina Penna-Currado Barbera d'Alba 'Carra'
Ground shipping included on 6 bottles or more, mixed and matched with Penna-Currado wines When Luca Currado-Vietti and Elena Penna sold their beloved Vietti, it sent shockwaves through the wine world. What would happen to Vietti, everyone wondered, now...
$59.99
2022 Cascina Penna-Currado Dolcetto d'Alba 'Bricco Lago'
2022 Cascina Penna-Currado Dolcetto d'Alba 'Bricco Lago'
Ground shipping included on 6 bottles or more, mixed and matched with Penna-Currado wines When Luca Currado-Vietti and Elena Penna sold their beloved Vietti, it sent shockwaves through the wine world. What would happen to Vietti, everyone wondered, now...
$39.99
2018 Antica Fratta Franciacorta Essence Satèn
2018 Antica Fratta Franciacorta Essence Satèn
If you followed our @prima_dublin Instagram during Brandon and my recent trip to Italy, you’ll already know all about the high-quality sparkling wines of Franciacorta DOCG in Northern Italy. This appellation couldn’t be any more picturesque;...
$44.99
2016 Antica Fratta Franciacorta Essence Rose
2016 Antica Fratta Franciacorta Essence Rose
If you followed our @prima_dublin Instagram during Brandon and my recent trip to Italy, you’ll already know all about the high-quality sparkling wines of Franciacorta DOCG in Northern Italy. This appellation couldn’t be any more picturesque;...
$44.99
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2020 Conterno-Fantino Barolo Vigna Sori Ginestra
2020 Conterno-Fantino Barolo Vigna Sori Ginestra
I first fell in love with this family operation, now well over a decade ago, while visiting the Fantinos’ sleek winery perched high above the town of Monforte d’Alba for a group tasting event.  Conterno-Fantino were part of the Langa-In...
$109.99
2021 Oddero Nizza
2021 Oddero Nizza
Ok, Barbera fans. The latest vintage of this PRIMA favorite is a real barnburner and we want you to try it!  2021 was truly an outstanding harvest for Barbera (and everything else) in Piemonte producing some absolute classics! And the Odderos, as...
$34.99
2021 Vie di Romans Flor di Uis IGT Isonzo Bianco
2021 Vie di Romans Flor di Uis IGT Isonzo Bianco
A blend of Malvasia Istriana, Friulano and Riesling Renano, the Friuli Isonzo Flors di Uis shows a slightly more streamlined and tonic in feel with bright aromas of white flower, peach, pear and crushed granite that waft elegantly from the bouquet.
$44.99
2023 Rocca di Montegrossi Rosato Toscana
2023 Rocca di Montegrossi Rosato Toscana
Rocca di Montegrossi, located in A Monti in Gaiole in the heart of the Chianti Classico region, is very famous for its fabulous organically-farmed reds.  One of their top wines is the San Marcellino Chianti Classico Gran Selezione, named after the...
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2022 Reverdito Langhe Nascetta
2022 Reverdito Langhe Nascetta
And now for something completely different!  Leave it to Italy to come up with yet another novel grape variety to tempt our taste buds and expand our repertoire of fascinating Italian wines.  I am speaking of Nascetta (nah-shetta), a unique and...
$19.99
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2016 Luigi Einaudi Barolo Cannubi
2016 Luigi Einaudi Barolo Cannubi
I stumbled upon these two gems while leafing through an importer’s book and my eyes nearly jumped out of my head! Do these unicorns really exist? This blue chip Barolo Cannubi from a vintage pretty much considered as one of the best...
$99.99
2022 Ermes Pavese Blanc de Morgex et La Salle
2022 Ermes Pavese Blanc de Morgex et La Salle
Man, that’s a complicated name for such a small, squat bottle of wine, right?  But, trust me, once you’ve had a glass or two, ‘Blanc de Morgex et de la Salle’ will just roll off your tongue. The wine comes from the...
$37.99
2023 Li Veli Susumaniello Rosato IGT Salento
2023 Li Veli Susumaniello Rosato IGT Salento
You can be forgiven for never having heard of the Susumaniello grape.  In order to, you’d, most likely, either be studying for your second level sommelier exam or have had opportunity to eat and drink in...
$28.99
$26.99
2022 Uccelliera Rosso di Montalcino
2022 Uccelliera Rosso di Montalcino
Sure, Uccelliera’s popular Rosso di Montalcino is one of the top examples of Tuscan Sangiovese every vintage- it is even always notably successful in what are considered less-successful vintages- but in a powerful,...
$35.00
$29.99
2019 Guido Berta Nizza 'Canto di Luna'
2019 Guido Berta Nizza 'Canto di Luna'
Is there anything more savory, food-friendly or just plain delicious than a well-made Barbera? It’s the one grape that nature endowed with all the right pieces to effortlessly produce a wine with both the treble and bass on eleven! Our...
$34.00
$24.99
2023 La Spinetta 'Il Rose di Casanova' Toscana IGT
2023 La Spinetta 'Il Rose di Casanova' Toscana IGT
  If you know Giorgio Rivetti, you know he doesn’t ‘dabble.’ When he does something, he does it big, or he doesn’t do it at all! The family business began with Moscato- and he still makes the most famous- but he loved...
$18.99
2021 Poderi e Cantine Oddero Langhe Nebbiolo
2021 Poderi e Cantine Oddero Langhe Nebbiolo
The thing that all fans of this ultra-important La Morra cantina agree upon is that anything made with an Oddero label on it is going to be some serious juice! ‘Fun, easy-to-drink quaffer’ is rarely a description one finds in any review...
$34.99
2019 Il Palazzone Brunello di Montalcino
2019 Il Palazzone Brunello di Montalcino
In case you’ve been hiding under a rock, the 2019 vintage in Montalcino is continuing to produce some amazing wines! We’ve been impressed across the board but have been, nonetheless, buying them selectively, looking for wines that show more than just raw...
$74.99
2017 Di Majo Norante ‘Don Luigi’ Riserva, Molise
2017 Di Majo Norante ‘Don Luigi’ Riserva, Molise
Molise is not the first place you think of when it comes to wine in Italy but Di Majo Norante is the province’s best-known producer.  The Don Luigi Riserva is the winery’s flagship and, seriously, one of the most fun, most delicious and...
$34.99
$29.99
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2021 Il Palazzotto Dolcetto di Diano d'Alba Sori Santa Cristina DOCG
Il Palazzotto
2021 Il Palazzotto Dolcetto di Diano d'Alba Sori Santa Cristina DOCG
Country: ItalyRegion: PiedmontAppellation(s): Dolcetto di Diano d’AlbaProducer: Paolo OliveroFounded: 1995Annual Production: 1,250 casesFarming: SustainablePaolo Olivero is a small farmer in the little hilltop village of Diano d’Alba, just...
$17.99
2012 Flavio Roddolo Barbera d’Alba Superiore ‘Bricco Appiani’
2012 Flavio Roddolo Barbera d’Alba Superiore ‘Bricco Appiani’
Flavio Roddolo is one of those true originals you can still find in Langhe hills.  From his tiny, careworn cellar and farmhouse on the Bricco Appiani hilltop near Monforte d’Alba, he produces all of 20,000 bottles annually of truly original,...
$66.99
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2022 Castello di Romitorio ‘Brio’ Toscana Rosso IGT
2022 Castello di Romitorio ‘Brio’ Toscana Rosso IGT
With Romitorio’s transcendent, silky and elegant 2019 Brunello di Montalcino ($71.99) already in the house, let’s turn our attention instead to a different side of this seminal southern Tuscan property- this ultra-tasty no-wood, no frills...
$24.99
2022 Fratelli Giacosa Roero Arneis
2022 Fratelli Giacosa Roero Arneis
Fratelli Giacosa is an amazing success story that began back in 1895 when Giuseppe Giacosa bought his very first vineyard.  Giuseppe and his three brothers each went their own way career-wise but Giuseppe wanted to honor his family roots in the Alba...
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$16.99
2022 Fattoria Coroncino Verdicchio dei Castello di Jesi, Les Marches
2022 Fattoria Coroncino Verdicchio dei Castello di Jesi, Les Marches
Fattoria Coroncino is one of the legendary artisanal producers of Verdicchio. The winery was founded by Lucio and Fiorella Canestrari in 1981. The winery is located in Staffolo, in the heart of theCastelli dei Jesi zone. Organic since the beginning, and...
$28.99
2022 Monchiero-Carbone ‘Cicu’ Roero Arneis
2022 Monchiero-Carbone ‘Cicu’ Roero Arneis
On the short list of the top Arneis made, this, the winery’s signature cuvee, is assembled from two separate vineyards in Roero- one in Vezza adjacent to the iconic Valmaggiore and the other, Renesio Incisa, in Canale.  This latter hill has...
$29.99
2022 Capichera ‘Lintori’ Vermentino di Sardegna DOC
2022 Capichera ‘Lintori’ Vermentino di Sardegna DOC
Capichera is one of the most important addresses in the Gallura appellation in the far north of Sardinia but they choose to label this- their freshest, easiest going version of Vermentino (even though it could technically wear the higher-regarded...
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2022 Feudo Montoni Grillo della Timpo, Sicilia DOC
2022 Feudo Montoni Grillo della Timpo, Sicilia DOC
Grillo is a cross created in Sicily in 1873. Originally meant to combine the distinctive florals and prettiness of the Zibbibo variation of Moscato with the sturdier heat-resistance and fleshiness of Cataratto, it has been, ever since, the backbone of...
$19.99
2023 Elena Walch Pinot Grigio Alto Adige DOC
2023 Elena Walch Pinot Grigio Alto Adige DOC
It’s not hard to find Pinot Grigio out there.  There’s a virtual ocean of it made from the flatlands of Trentino and the Veneto available for your easy-drinking pleasure.  But those inexpensive but often character-deficient PGs give...
$24.99
2022 Elio Grasso 'Educato' Langhe Chardonnay
2022 Elio Grasso 'Educato' Langhe Chardonnay
You wouldn’t think the noble Nebbiolo vineyards of Monforte d’Alba, right in the heart of the Barolo growing zone, would also be known for producing something as prosaic as Chardonnay…..but they are! The limestone and clay marls...
$33.99
2021 Giacosa Fratelli Nebbiolo d'Alba
2021 Giacosa Fratelli Nebbiolo d'Alba
A delightful primer on the many attributes of the Nebbiolo grape, this lithe, aromatic beauty hails from the Giacosa family’s vineyard just on the Roero side of the Tanaro river, right across from the family’s holdings in the Neive commune of...
$27.99
2022 Stefano Massone Gavi Masera
2022 Stefano Massone Gavi Masera
Spring  has officially sprung!  Those looking for the perfect seasonal quaffer need look no further than Stefano Massone’s absolutely delicious Gavi!  All at once serious and a ton of fun to drink, Massone’s organically-farmed,...
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2021 Vite Colte Barbera d'Asti Superiore DOCG 'La Luna e i Falò'
2021 Vite Colte Barbera d'Asti Superiore DOCG 'La Luna e i Falò'
  The Vite Colte winery is sort of hard to miss when one drives down Via Alba road from Castiglione Falletto into Barolo. Its sleek, award-winning modern architecture sits amongst the vines right at the fork in the road bisecting the Cannubi...
$18.99
$17.99
2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino 375 ml
2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino 375 ml
Coming on the heels of the Ciacci offer last week, comes the wonderful benchmarks from Altesino. While Ciacci rules the southern part of the appellation, Altesino’s Montosoli vineyard is the icon of the north. These are beautiful, elegant offerings. Both...
$42.99
2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino 'Vigna Montosoli'
2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino 'Vigna Montosoli'
Coming on the heels of the Ciacci offer last week, comes the wonderful benchmarks from Altesino. While Ciacci rules the southern part of the appellation, Altesino’s Montosoli vineyard is the icon of the north. These are beautiful, elegant...
$139.99
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2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino
2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino
Coming on the heels of the Ciacci offer last week, comes the wonderful benchmarks from Altesino. While Ciacci rules the southern part of the appellation, Altesino’s Montosoli vineyard is the icon of the north. These are beautiful, elegant...
$74.99
$69.99
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2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bric del Fiasc 1.5L
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bric del Fiasc 1.5L
Still the cantina’s signature wine, this cuvee still comes 100% from the Fiasco cru in Castiglione.  A more forward wine than the monolithic 2019, this will drink sooner, albeit it will not be as gracious in its youth as, say, the 2018. ...
$225.00
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2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Monvigliero 1.5L
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Monvigliero 1.5L
A very fragrant, polished Movig that drinks more like a fine Burgundy than a robust young Barolo.  Excellent length and a seductive palate that will beguile for many years.  Intriguing as always.  Vinous 93, JS 96   2020 in Barolo...
$175.00
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2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Ravera 1.5L
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Ravera 1.5L
Wine Country: ItalyWine Subregion: PiemonteWine Sub-subregion: BaroloWine Varietal: Novello/Grinzane Cavour
$175.00
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2016 Paolo Scavino ‘Vino Barolo’ Riserva San Lorenzo 1.5L
2016 Paolo Scavino ‘Vino Barolo’ Riserva San Lorenzo 1.5L
Wine Country: Italy Wine Subregion: Piemonte Wine Sub-subregion: Barolo limit 1 per customer To take advantage of one of the most exciting vintages ever at this seminal property, the Scavinos have bottled the second-ever release of the Riserva San...
$650.00
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2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Monvigliero
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Monvigliero
A very fragrant, polished Movig that drinks more like a fine Burgundy than a robust young Barolo.  Excellent length and a seductive palate that will beguile for many years.  Intriguing as always.  Vinous 93, JS 96   2020 in Barolo...
$74.99
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bricco Ambrogio
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bricco Ambrogio
Wine Country: Italy Wine Subregion: Piemonte Wine Sub-subregion: Barolo Consider this the coming out party for this Roddi cuvee.  It’s a wonderful site with perfect exposure and its cooler climate makes for a more elegant, open and charming...
$59.99
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2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bric del Fiasc
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bric del Fiasc
Still the cantina’s signature wine, this cuvee still comes 100% from the Fiasco cru in Castiglione.  A more forward wine than the monolithic 2019, this will drink sooner, albeit it will not be as gracious in its youth as, say, the 2018. ...
$95.99
2021 Benanti Contrada Monte Serra Etna Rosso
2021 Benanti Contrada Monte Serra Etna Rosso
I remember, back sometime in the mid-1990s, driving from Piemonte to Tucsany with Marco de Grazia, then the instigator, impresario and importer of the ‘Barolo Boys’ wines from Piemonte. Even with the taste of the last Barolo we had...
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$55.99
2019 G. D. Vajra Barolo 'Albe'
2019 G. D. Vajra Barolo 'Albe'
 Ground Shipping Included on 6 or More Bottles The ‘value’ Barolo segment, once filled with a plethora of choices under $50, has become smaller by the year as mainstays like Vietti’s Barolo Castiglione and the Odderos’...
$44.99