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 2018 Tabarrini Il Padrone delle Vigne Rosso
Tabarrini
2018 Tabarrini Il Padrone delle Vigne Rosso
PRIMA Notes: Giampaolo Tabarrini is one of those characters you can only meet deep in the Italian countryside.  He’s eccentric, passionate and thoroughly dedicated to what he does- growing and making some of the most compelling wines...
$19.99
2017 Ciacci Brunello di Montalcino 'Pianrosso' 1.5 Liter
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
2017 Ciacci Brunello di Montalcino 'Pianrosso' 1.5 Liter
  Our allocations of this round of Ciacci Piccolomini’s much-coveted Brunellos is pitiful but you, our best Italian wine-loving customers, deserve the 4-1-1.  Ciacci, thanks to their position in the southernmost, warmest part of...
$199.99
2017 Ciacci Brunello di Montalcino 'Pianrosso'
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
2017 Ciacci Brunello di Montalcino 'Pianrosso'
 Our allocations of this round of Ciacci Piccolomini’s much-coveted Brunellos is pitiful but you, our best Italian wine-loving customers, deserve the 4-1-1.  Ciacci, thanks to their position in the southernmost, warmest part of...
$89.99
2017 Ciacci Brunello di Montalcino
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
2017 Ciacci Brunello di Montalcino
 Our allocations of this round of Ciacci Piccolomini’s much-coveted Brunellos is pitiful but you, our best Italian wine-loving customers, deserve the 4-1-1.  Ciacci, thanks to their position in the southernmost, warmest part of...
$64.99
2020 Elvio Cogno 'Anas-Cetta' Nascetta di Novello
Elvio Cogno
2020 Elvio Cogno 'Anas-Cetta' Nascetta di Novello
Walter Fissore at Cogno has done an incredible job with Nascetta, taking this relatively unknown grape of Novello and bringing out its richness, texture and lovely character.  In a blind tasting you might think it was a very fine Vouvray!...
$29.99
2020 Donnafugata Lighea
Donnafugata
2020 Donnafugata Lighea Zibibbo
Winery Notes:  Donnafugata Lighea has a bright straw yellow color with greenish hues. The nose offers a rich and fragrant bouquet where the classic notes of orange blossom are combined with citrus hints (cedar and bergamot) and exotic fruit (lychee)...
$19.99
2021 Li Veli Verdeca IGT Salento Bianco
Masseria Li Veli
2021 Li Veli Verdeca IGT Salento Bianco
Winery Notes:  Masseria Li Veli is one of the top Apulian estates in terms of quality of the products and brand recognition.  The brothers Edoardo and Alfredo are the current managers of the estate with the collaboration of their cousin...
$25.99
2019 Tenuta Carleone Chianti Classico
Tenuta di Carleone
2019 Tenuta Carleone Chianti Classico
2019 Tenuta Carleone 'Il Guercio' Chianti Classico   The wine that reminded us all just how exciting a bottle of good ol’ Chianti can be is back! And better than ever, too. We are so pleased to announce the arrival of the new vintage of...
$42.99
2020 Kofererhof Sylvaner Eisacktaler-Valle Isarco
Köfererhof
2020 Kofererhof Sylvaner Eisacktaler-Valle Isarco
The hills are alive!  This is what Heidi would drink!  2020 Weingut Kofererhof Sylvaner, Eisaktaler-Valle Isarco, Sudtirol-Alto Adige If a wine could perfectly express its origins, the Kofererhof’s Sylvaner might be one of the most...
$22.99
2021 La Spinetta-Giorgio Rivetti Vermentino IGT Toscana
La Spinetta
2021 La Spinetta-Giorgio Rivetti Vermentino IGT Toscana
Giorgio Rivetti’s foray into western Tuscany has been the source of several stunning wines starting with, of course, his impressive and top-value Rosato (still $17.99 and in stock) of Prugnolo Gentile and Sangiovese and his two ethereal ten-year...
$22.99
2021 Li Veli Askos Susumaniello Rosato, Salento IGT
Masseria Li Veli
2021 Li Veli Askos Susumaniello Rosato, Salento IGT
A personal favorite from Italy’s sunny Adriatic coast, this has great substance to go along with its fabulous aromatics.  This wine reminds me of a gorgeous sun-spangled lunch overlooking the cerulean Adriatic with a perfectly grilled San...
$25.99
2020 Bisol Jeio Prosecco Rose DOC
Bisol
2020 Bisol Jeio Prosecco Rose DOC
This is a lovely, exceedingly dry, and extremely nuanced bottle of pink bubbles.  We were very pleased with its lifted aromatics.  It reminded me of a gorgeous dry Provencal Rose with fine bubbles. 
$17.97
2016 Tenuta di Sesta Notedincanto Brunello di Montalcino
Tenuta di Sesta
2016 Tenuta di Sesta Notedincanto Brunello di Montalcino
Free shipping on 6 bottles or more This is one of those crazy things that happen every once in a while.  When iconic Montalcino producer Tenuta di Sesta was asked by their American importer to produce a bottling of their famed Brunello di...
$39.99
2020 Nec-Otium Pinot Grigio, Friuli
Nec-Otium
2020 Nec-Otium Pinot Grigio, Friuli
A "Negociant Winemaker" is how one might define Christian Patat, founder of Nec-Otium. For years, he chose to vinify each wine in the range in the winery of the grape grower. As such , all the wines are a perfect reflection of terroir where they grown...
$19.99
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2020 Matteo Correggia Roero Arneis
Matteo Correggia
2020 Matteo Correggia Roero Arneis
2020 Matteo Correggia Roero Arneis   We considers ourselves Arneis snobs, if there really is such a thing.  But we get to taste so many, and there are so many that are so, well, meh out there.  It’s wonderful to taste the best,...
$21.99
2018 Oddero Barolo Classico
Oddero
2018 Oddero Barolo Classico
2018  Oddero Barolo Classico DOCG You’ve probably already read a lot about vintage 2018 in the Barolo and Barbaresco zones, both good and bad.  In my opinion, after tasting a passel of them over the past several months  (both in...
$58.99
2019 Tenuta Biscerno Campo di Sasso Insoglio del Cinghiale
Tenuta Biserno
2019 Tenuta Biscerno Campo di Sasso Insoglio del Cinghiale
We have been fans of the Insoglio Toscana Rosso for many years, introducing our clientele to its unique character and alluring charms over the course of many vintages.  It has become so popular that now customers simply ask for the wine ‘with...
$34.99
2019 Istine Chianti Classico Casanova dell'Aia
Istine
2019 Istine Chianti Classico Casanova dell'Aia
2019 Istine Chianti Classico Casanova dell'Aia Wine Enthusiast: Radiant and delicious, this gorgeous red is for Sangiovese purists and fans of terroir-driven finesse. It opens with enticing scents of woodland berries, violet and camphor, and the...
$44.99
2016 Lapo Berti Barolo del Comune di La Morra
Lapo Berti
2016 Lapo Berti Barolo del Comune di La Morra
Lapo Berti runs a small domain in Barolo’s La Morra commune, expertly crafting Nebbiolo using natural methods. Tuscan by birth, Lapo worked in Oregon, Australia, and Burgundy before settling down in Barolo to found his own estate in 2012.  He...
$66.99
2021 La Spinetta Il Rose di Casanova
2021 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...
$18.99
2016 Roagna Barbaresco Paje Vecchie Viti
Roagna
2016 Roagna Barbaresco Paje Vecchie Viti
Blue flower, tobacco, camphor and ripe berry are just some of the aromas you'll find on the stunning red. Firmly structured and still youthfully austere, the compelling palate features ripe Marasca cherry, crushed raspberry, licorice and crushed mint...
$329.99
2017 Giulia Negri Barolo Tartufaia
Giulia Negri
2017 Giulia Negri Barolo Tartufaia
Meeting Giulia Negri in person is an unforgettable experience. How can anyone so vivacious and a smile so wide and genuine be so serious and accomplished a winemaker? Well, those dancing eyes, in addition to radiating an intense joie de vivre, also...
$56.99
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2016 Roagna Barolo Pira Vecchie Vite
Roagna
2016 Roagna Barolo Pira Vecchie Vite
  At long last, our parcel of 2016 Roagnas is upon us. These are, in short, incredible wines on a par with all the biggest names like Rinaldi, Mascarello and Conterno. The press has been effusive in their praise and collectors worldwide are...
$329.99
2019 Giacomo Mori Chianti
2019 Giacomo Mori Chianti
 Giacomo Mori makes some of the most distinctive wines in Tuscany. This small estate has the distinction of being located outside of the Chianti Classico zone, which is one of the factors that explain why the wines remain so reasonably priced. The...
$24.99
2017 Zorzettig Schioppettino Colli Orientali del Friuli
Zorzettig
2017 Zorzettig Schioppettino Colli Orientali del Friuli
Winery Notes:  Spicy bouquet with predominant notes of pepper and juniper; ripe red fruit and hints of vanilla can also be detected. In the mouth light roasted notes from the barrique endow the wine with greater complexities. Full  bodied, rich...
$39.97
nv The Piedmont Guy Ercole Pet Nat Rose
nv The Piedmont Guy Ercole Pet Nat Rose
Producer's Notes:  The place, Monferrato, ranks among the most historic grape-growing areas of Piedmont and is the confirmed birthplace of the Barbera grape. For these reasons, we work primarily with Monferrato’s indigenous grape varieties...
$24.99
2016 Caparzo Brunello di Montalcino 'Vigna La Casa'
Caparzo
2015 Caparzo Brunello di Montalcino 'Vigna La Casa'
 Was it worth waiting for these two late-release Brunellos from the fabulous 2015 and 2016 vintages? You bet! Caparzo is making dynamite wines these days and these are two of the very best we’ve ever tried from this top Montalcino property...
$74.99
2012 Oddero Barolo Vignarionda Riserva
Oddero
2012 Oddero Barolo Vignarionda Riserva
Wine Advocate: Here's a beautiful late release from Oddero. The 2012 Barolo Riserva  Vignarionda has been softened and chiseled down with time, and the  mellow contours of the once-hard edges are coming out. The wine offers  lots of dark...
$204.99
2015 Oddero Barolo Bussia Soprana Vigna Mondoca Riserva
Oddero
2015 Oddero Barolo Bussia Soprana Vigna Mondoca Riserva
2015 Oddero Barolo Bussia Soprana Vigna Mondoca Riserva   Wine Advocate: Here's a wine that brings on the best of the 2015 vintage. This growing  season that will be remembered for sunshine and warmth is distinguished  by rich and...
$169.99
2017 Gianni Brunelli Le Chiuse Brunello di Montalcino
Gianni Brunelli Le Chiuse di Sotto
2017 Gianni Brunelli Le Chiuse Brunello di Montalcino
 100% Sangiovese sourced from Podernovone vineyard at an altitude of  500 meters with south-western exposure, planted in 1998, and Canalicchio  vineyard at an altitude of 250 meters with north-western exposure,  planted in...
$89.99
2020 Chessa Vermentino 'Mattariga' Vermentino di Sardegna
Chessa
2020 Chessa Vermentino 'Mattariga' Vermentino di Sardegna
Mattariga is a Vermentino di Sardegna DOC obtained from 100% Vermentino grapes cultivated on calcareous soil, on hills at 250 m asl, with good temperature excursion, which helps to preserve aroma. Low yields per hectare and careful winemaking produce...
$25.99
2019 Accadia Verdicchio di Castello di Jesi Cuvee Evelyn
Accadia
2019 Accadia Verdicchio di Castello di Jesi Cuvee Evelyn
Evelyn Verdicchio Macerato Accadia, natural wine, light skin maceration, golden hue, bitter notes, fresh fruits and grasses, delicious easy, light orange wine. Angel Accadia is broadening his range and this fantastic little skin contact wine is a...
$21.99
2020 Dei Rosso di Montepulciano
Dei
2020 Dei Rosso di Montepulciano
Importer's Notes:  Cultivated organically, a blend of 90% Prugnolo Gentile, 5% Canaiolo Nero, and 5% Merlot from 5 to 40 year old vines in the sandy tuffaceous soils of the Martiena cru. Fermentation with indigenous yeasts in...
$22.50
Tavignano il Pestifero Pet Nat Bianco Frizzante, Marches
Tavignano
Tavignano il Pestifero Pet Nat Bianco Frizzante, Marches
Importer's Notes:  Pet Nat: Verdicchio 70%, Malvasia 15%, Sangiovese 15% sourced from estate vineyards. Primary fermentation at controlled temperature. Bottled with residual sugar and natural 2nd fermentation in bottle for 2 months. No degorgement...
$19.97
2018 Montevertine Le Pergole Torte IGT Toscana Rosso 1.5 Liter
Montevertine
2018 Montevertine Le Pergole Torte IGT Toscana Rosso 1.5 Liter
Winery Notes:  Made from carefully selected Sangiovese grapes, it is aged for about 12 months in Slavonian oak barrels and for about 12 months in Allier barriques. The first vintage released was the 1977. It was the first 100%...
$424.99
2018 Montevertine Le Pergole Torte IGT Toscana Rosso
Montevertine
2018 Montevertine Le Pergole Torte IGT Toscana Rosso
2018 Montevertine Le Pergole Torte IGT Toscana Rosso  Vinous: The 2018 Le Pergole Torte is dense, creamy and nuanced from the very  first taste. Red/purplish berry fruit, spice, rose petal and a touch of  new French oak all build as the...
$209.99
2019 Elena Fucci Titolo Aglianico del Vulture
Elena Fucci
2019 Elena Fucci Titolo Aglianico del Vulture
Vinous Media: The 2019 Aglianico del Vulture Titolo is stunning. It opens with a bit of an exotic flair, mixing smoky plum and lavender with animal musk, crushed ashen stone and a whiff of sour citrus that lights up the senses. Then it enters the palate...
$44.99
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2014 Ferrandes Passito di Pantelleria 375 ml
Ferrandes
2014 Ferrandes Passito di Pantelleria 375 ml
  Ferrandes Passito di Pantelleria 2014                  Very Limited      138 cases produced.   Certified Organic...
$49.99
2020 Li Veli Susumaniello Rosso
Masseria Li Veli
2020 Li Veli Susumaniello Rosso
Susumaniello is a little-known red-wine grape from Puglia, southern Italy. Grown almost exclusively in the Salice Salento area, it ranks among the world's rarest wine grapes. Not only is it rare but it is also makes an incredible wine! Amazing balance of...
$25.99
2018 Cantine Nervi-Conterno Gattinara
Nervi Conterno
2018 Cantine Nervi-Conterno Gattinara
The changes over the past few years at Nervi, the seminal Alto Piemonte property in Gattinara, have been monumental to say the least.  Already making perhaps the most-lauded benchmark against which all other Nebbiolo-based wines in the Alto Piemonte...
$89.99
2019 Poderi Fogliati Langhe Nebbiolo
Fogliati
2019 Poderi Fogliati Langhe Nebbiolo
 Even in a place so hidebound with tradition and history that anything new immediately falls under a microscope of scrutiny, the Barolo region is a hotbed of interesting new wine activity. Driven in part by generational change (I’ve never felt...
$54.00
$34.99
2019 Ciacci Piccolomini Rosso di Montalcino 'Rossofonte'
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
2019 Ciacci Piccolomini Rosso di Montalcino 'Rossofonte'
Ciacci’s single-vineyard selection Rosso di Montalcino called Rossofonte is sourced from the best vines in the Fonte vineyard, adjacent to Ciacci’s famous Pianrosso site in Montalcino’s southernmost Castelnuovo dell’Abate section...
$34.99
2020 Fratelli Alessandria Verduno Pelaverga Speziale
Fratelli Alessandria
2020 Fratelli Alessandria Verduno Pelaverga Speziale
PRIMA Notes:  It’s people like the Alessandrias, at both Fratelli Alessandria and Burlotto, though, who have taken the time and effort necessary to refine its cultivation (which isn’t easy) and vinification (ditto) to create a wine that...
$25.99
2019 Elena Walch Beyond The Clouds
Elena Walch
2019 Elena Walch Beyond The Clouds
A brilliant straw yellow characterizes the white cuvée “Beyond the  Clouds.” On the nose, a complex, beguiling aroma game with notes of  white flowers and fruit nuances from stone fruit and pineapple, capped  by a fine...
$79.99
2020 Cleto Chiarli Lambrusco Di Sorbara Vecchia Modena
Cleto Chiarli
2020 Cleto Chiarli Lambrusco di Sorbara Vecchia Modena
Lambrusco di Sorbara DOC is known as the most elegant  & highest-quality Lambrusco clone, and boy does this one  deliver! Beautiful and complex with violet, wild rose and strawberry  aromas lead the nose in this lively...
$16.99
2015 Cascina Luisin Barbaresco Rabaja
Cascina Luisin
2015 Cascina Luisin Barbaresco Rabaja
Vinous Media: The 2015 Barbaresco Rabajà is powerful, vibrant and energetic. Dark  berry fruit, menthol, licorice and balsamic-infused flavors all develop  in the glass. Medium in body and layered, the 2015 will benefit from...
$77.50
2015 Tommaso Bussola Valpolicella Classico Superiore 'TB'
Tommaso Bussola
2015 Tommaso Bussola Valpolicella Classico Superiore 'TB'
Importer's Notes:  Originally trained as a stone mason, Tommaso took over over his uncle's Valpolicella estate—with its prized old vineyards in the heart of the Classico zone—in the mid-1980's. While vineyard work came naturally to him,...
$47.99
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2020 Giovanni Almondo Roero Arneis Bricco Ciliegie
Giovanni Almondo
2020 Giovanni Almondo Roero Arneis Bricco Ciliegie
The Arneis “Bricco delle Ciliegie” is the perfect wine to understand the extraordinary potential of grown in the Roero Arneis. Domenico Almondo, theowner of the Giovanni Almondo winery, represents a true landmark in this area and the eighties...
$29.00
$22.99
2014 Gagliasso Barolo Rocche dell' Annunziata
Gagliasso
2014 Gagliasso Barolo Rocche dell' Annunziata
Winery Notes:  Guyot method with medium-short pruning. Fermentation in temperature controlled stainless steel vats. 15-17 days maceration; malolactic fermentation in stainless steel vats. 12 months in French barrels (50% new oak and 50% oak aged 2...
$62.50
2020 Cornarea Roero Arneis
Cornarea
2020 Cornarea Roero Arneis
Its extreme elegance immediately justifies the reasons why this original Piedmontese wine has been so successful. Colour: straw yellow. Bouquet: it has an original and intense aroma of white flowers and fruits such as pear, peach, pineapple and passion...
$25.97
Cappellano Barolo Chinato 1.5 Liter
Cappellano
Cappellano Barolo Chinato 1.5 Liter
93 points Vinous:  Cappellano’s Barolo Chinato, which is more on the savory side of things, is a personal favorite. (7/2015) Robert Parker's Wine Advocate:  The delicious Barolo Chinato is made with a secret blend of herbs, spices and...
$245.99
2019 Matteo Correggia Roero Arneis
Matteo Correggia
2019 Matteo Correggia Roero Arneis
Winery Notes:  Arneis vine variety has been penalised in the past, not because of it grapes but because of a wrong understanding of it. It was considered to be a simple and everyday wine without ambitious characteristics.However, in the last 20...
$19.99
2019 Daniele Ricci Barbarossa da uve Barbera, Colli Tortonesi
Daniele Ricci
2019 Daniele Ricci Barbarossa da uve Barbera, Colli Tortonesi
PRIMA Notes:  Daniele Ricci is best known as the protégé of Walter Massa, the single-handed savior of the Timorasso grape in the Tortona hills in the northeastern-most part of Piemonte.  While Massa has become the acknowledged...
$17.99
2018 Marchesi Incisa Roero Arneis
Marchesi Incisa
2018 Marchesi Incisa Roero Arneis
Tasting Notes: Color: bright straw yellow. Aromatic Profile: fruity and floral, notes of acacia, green apple, peach and apricot. Taste Profile: savory and mineral, persistent with elegant finish. Nice acidity and balanced structure.
$21.99
2019 Terlano Muller Thurgau
Terlano
2019 Terlano Muller Thurgau
Terlan Muller Thurgau is a delicate pale yellow color. A fine spicy  aroma of grapefruit and white pepper enters into a highly harmonious  relationship with ripe peaches. Taste: With a well-balanced structur and  a lively acidity, this...
$22.99
2020 Bisol Prosecco Cartizze Valdobbiadene
Bisol
2020 Bisol Prosecco Cartizze Valdobbiadene
 The rich history of Bisol dates back to 1542, when the Bisol family first began cultivatinggrapes. Today, Gianluca Bisol has assumed the role of president and CEO while his brother, Desiderio, holds the position of chief enologist and technical...
$42.99
2017 Fratelli Alessandria Barolo Gramolere
Fratelli Alessandria
2017 Fratelli Alessandria Barolo Gramolere
PRIMA Notes: Gramolere is one of the highest, steepest slopes in the Monforte d’Alba commune with a lot of wind buffeting the vines and scarcely any top soil.  The 30-year old Nebbiolo vines here produce a beefy, intense wine with a ton of...
$79.99
2017 Fratelli Alessandria Barolo di Comune di Verduno
Fratelli Alessandria
2017 Fratelli Alessandria Barolo di Comune di Verduno
PRIMA Notes: This is the wine that used to be labeled simply Barolo DOCG but, since all of the grapes in the cuvee now come from various parcels in Verduno (they’ve eliminated the little bit of young vine Gramolere from the wine), the brothers...
$59.99
2015 Elio Sandri Barolo Perno Riserva
Elio Sandri
2015 Elio Sandri Barolo Perno Riserva
I wasn’t at all familiar with Elio Sandri’s Cascina Disa wines until, about seven or eight years ago, a bottle of his 2004 Perno Riserva Barolo was opened for me by a winemaker friend in Barolo who called Elio one of the best Old School...
$94.99
2019 Giovanni Rosso Langhe Nebbiolo
Giovanni Rosso
2019 Giovanni Rosso Langhe Nebbiolo
PRIMA Notes:  While not exactly a ‘baby Barolo’ style (it’s juicier and easier to drink), it’s a quite serious rendition of Langhe Nebbiolo and, especially for a Rosso wine, an extremely fine value!  Open this lively,...
$24.99
2019 Roberto Voerzio Barbera d'Alba 'Il Cerreto'
Roberto Voerzio
2019 Roberto Voerzio Barbera d'Alba 'Il Cerreto'
Roberto Voerzio’s Barolos are some of the richest, deepest and most texturally beautiful wines readers will come across … Over the years, Voerzio acquired parcels in La Morra’s finest sites, giving him a collection of grand cru...
$58.00
$39.99
2019 Giacomo Conterno Barbera d'Alba Francia
Giacomo Conterno
2019 Giacomo Conterno Barbera d'Alba Francia
Winery Notes:  The vineyards today are some of the most immaculately tended sites in the Langhe, and the winery is almost impossibly clean and focused. Roberto has not been afraid to invest in modern technology either, though modernity is embraced...
$82.50
2017 Giacomo Conterno Barolo Francia
Giacomo Conterno
2017 Giacomo Conterno Barolo Francia
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate 97 Points:  I tasted the Giacomo Conterno 2017 Barolo Francia shortly before bottling. Like Roberto Conterno's other wines from this controversial vintage, this wine shines with brilliant and unexpected purity and...
$314.99