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2016 Pra Amarone della Valpolicella 'Morandina'
Pra
2016 Pra Amarone della Valpolicella 'Morandina'
35% Corvina,35%  Corvinone, 23% Rondinella and 7% Oseleta   Decanter: A relatively restrained nose shows dried garden herbs with plum and  floral nuances. On the palate, fig and prune flavours are laced with  cigar smoke...
$84.99
2017 Arcari & Danesi Franciacorta Brut 'Dosaggio Zero'
Arcari & Danesi
2017 Arcari & Danesi Franciacorta Brut 'Dosaggio Zero'
The Zero Dosage is produced with grapes from the terraced vineyards of Montorfano, adjacent to the winery's headquarters, and others vineyards. The ancient and ferrous lands of the Montorfano characterize this wine...
$54.99
Tenuta di Sesta 'Poggio d'Arna' IGT Toscana
Tenuta di Sesta
Tenuta di Sesta 'Poggio d'Arna' IGT Toscana
Wine Advocate: Featuring Sangiovese, Merlot and Cabernet Franc, the Tenuta di Sesta 2019 Poggio d'Arna is packed tight with the dense fruit and inky black extract that you would primarily associate with Cabernet Franc. This is the dominant force. Aromas...
$23.97
2019 Oddero Barbaresco Gallina
Oddero
2019 Oddero Barbaresco Gallina
Few realize that this historic Barolo-centric cantina in Santa Maria di La Morra, the very heart of the Barolo producing zone, also produces a stunning Barbaresco from vines the family has owned for over a century.  The vineyard is Gallina, a...
$74.99
2020 Deltetto Barbera d'Alba Superiore 'Brame'
Deltetto
2020 Deltetto Barbera d'Alba Superiore 'Brame'
PRIMA Notes: Bramé, in Piemontese dialect means ‘a desire or craving for something,’ and that’s exactly what will happen to you when you taste this beautifully crafted, savory, food-friendly Barbera from the Roero region of...
$32.50
2020 Vietti Timorasso Derthona
Vietti
2020 Vietti Timorasso Derthona
PRIMA Notes: The best examples of Timorasso I know have the sort of green grape, dried honey, skinned nut quality I associate with the Chenin Blanc of Vouvray, but its minerality, verve and brilliant fruit texture a more akin to, I’d say, a Cotes...
$39.99
2021 G. D. Vajra Langhe Nebbiolo 'Clare JC'
G. D. Vajra
2021 G. D. Vajra Langhe Nebbiolo 'Clare JC'
"There is a red wine of Nebiule (Nebbiolo) made in this neighborhood which is very singular. It is about as sweet as the silky Madeira, as astringent on the palate as Bordeaux, and as brisk as Champagne. It is a pleasing wine." - Thomas Jefferson ~...
$32.00
$26.99
2020 Cordero di Montezemolo Langhe Nebbiolo
Cordero di Montezemolo
2020 Cordero di Montezemolo Langhe Nebbiolo
PRIMA Notes: I think it was the Cordero’s Nebbiolo, back some 20 years ago, that first convinced us that Langhe Nebbiolo could be something more than a simpler grape-y, fruit-driven red; a very tasty, but not very complex version of something that...
$29.99
2021 Deltetto Rosato Suasi Langhe DOC
Deltetto
2021 Deltetto Rosato Suasi Langhe DOC
PRIMA Notes: To be honest, Brandon and I basically brought in this tiny parcel of Deltetto Rosato for ourselves.  In fact, while auditioning all of the Deltetto wines for this container at the cantina last year, winemaker Carlo Deltetto didn’t...
$19.99
2021 Laura Aschero Pigato Riviera Ligure di Ponente
Laura Aschero
2021 Laura Aschero Pigato Riviera Ligure di Ponente
Wine professionals love to argue about Pigato, the very intriguing white grape indigenous to Liguria.  Pigato is Vermentino many argue.  But ask any farmer working the steep, rocky slopes that loom over the ocean there and they’ll tell...
$32.99
2019 Franz Haas Pinot Nero
Franz Haas
2019 Franz Haas Pinot Nero
PRIMA Notes: This reminds one that Pinot Nero is, at its core, a red mutation of a white grape, hence its aromatic complexity, alluring texture and food-friendly acidity. But, with the taste of the bottle we had last night still lingering this morning, I...
$39.99
$34.99
2020 Franz Haas Pinot Grigio
Franz Haas
2020 Franz Haas Pinot Grigio
PRIMA Notes:  Franz Haas’ remarkable Alto Adige PeeGee at under $20? Hmmmm. Hard to say no to that. Fresh off the container too!  The late Franz Haas was the seventh Franz in a long line of Haases from Montagna and was the man...
$27.00
$19.99
2018 Deltetto Alta Langa Brut PN-CH Millesimato DOCG 3 LITER
Deltetto
2018 Deltetto Alta Langa Brut PN-CH Millesimato DOCG 3 LITER
2018 Deltetto Alta Langa Brut PN-CH Millesimato DOCG 3LITER  Like all of the sparklers at Deltetto, the Alta Langa Brut is made in the traditional ‘Metodo Classico’ (the same as the French Champagne Method) with a secondary fermentation...
$195.00
2019 Montecalvi Chianti Classico DOCG
Montecalvi
2019 Montecalvi Chianti Classico DOCG
2019 Montecalvi Chianti Classico DOCG In stock Price $33. Pre-Arrival $29.99 with shipping included Solid Case Pre-Arrival Special $300/$25 with shipping included- limit 24 bottles at this price please.   Montecalvi has a winemaking history...
$33.00
$29.99
2020 Deltetto Arneis 'San Michele' Roero MAGNUM
2020 Deltetto Arneis 'San Michele' Roero MAGNUM
2020 Deltetto Arneis 'San Michele' Roero 1.5L MAGNUM  All Arneis wines are not created equal, especially now that this grape, once seemingly destined for extinction, has become, by far, the most popular and voluminous white wine made in the Langhe...
$70.00
NV Deltetto ‘N’ Rose de Noirs Brut VSQ-Metodo Classico 3 LITER
Deltetto
NV Deltetto ‘N’ Rose de Noirs Brut VSQ-Metodo Classico 3 LITER
It was Antonio Deltetto’s passion for Champagne that changed the fortunes of the winery he took over from his father in 1980.  He had the idea he could make good sparkling right there from his own vineyards in the Roero, an idea most of his...
$199.99
2020 Deltetto Arneis 'San Michele' Roero
2020 Deltetto Arneis 'San Michele' Roero
Regular Price  $32.00, Debut Price $27.99, SOLID CASE WITH SHIPPING INCLUDED $300/$25 per bottle  All Arneis wines are not created equal, especially now that this grape, once seemingly destined for extinction, has become, by far, the most...
$32.00
$27.99
2018 Deltetto Alta Langa Brut PN-CH Millesimato DOCG
2018 Deltetto Alta Langa Brut PN-CH Millesimato DOCG
Regular Price $50.00, Debut Price $44.99, SOLID CASE WITH SHIPPING INCLUDED $480/$40 per bottle  Like all of the sparklers at Deltetto, the Alta Langa Brut is made in the traditional ‘Metodo Classico’ (the same as the French Champagne...
$50.00
$44.99
Deltetto ‘N’ Rose de Noirs Brut VSQ-Metodo Classico
Deltetto ‘N’ Rose de Noirs Brut VSQ-Metodo Classico
Regular Price $45.00, Debut Price $39.99, SOLID CASE WITH SHIPPING INCLUDED $432/$36 per bottle  It was Antonio Deltetto’s passion for Champagne that changed the fortunes of the winery he took over from his father in 1980.  He had the...
$45.00
$39.99
2018 Bricco Carlina Barbera d'Asti 'Fontanavi'
Bricco Carlina
2018 Bricco Carlina Barbera d'Asti 'Fontanavi'
The sibling duo of Camilla and  Francesco Scavino founded this small winery in 2014 at the foot of the  medieval castle that towers over the village of Grinzane Cavour.   The name “Bricco Carlina” is a  reference to the...
$19.99
2019 Tenuta di Arceno Il Fauno 'Il Fauno di Arcanum' IGT Toscana Rosso
il Fauno di Arcanum
2019 Tenuta di Arceno Il Fauno 'Il Fauno di Arcanum' IGT Toscana Rosso
Pierre Seillan’s Super Tuscan project, Il Fauno di Arcanum, continues to be easily one of the best values in modern-style Tuscan wine we’ve seen in years. It’s a wine that manages the delicate balance between a palate of very intense...
$45.00
$37.50
2016 Siro Pacenti Brunello di Montalcino 'Vecchie Vigne'
Siro Pacenti
2016 Siro Pacenti Brunello di Montalcino 'Vecchie Vigne'
Since so many of you asked about what Pacenti 2016 Brunello was available, I’ve put together a modest offer for the few precious cases of the Vecchie Vigne (old vines) cuvee still at our disposal.  These are coming directly from...
$119.99
2019 Donnafugata Ben Rye Passito di Pantelleria 375 ml
Donnafugata
2019 Donnafugata Ben Rye Passito di Pantelleria 375 ml
HALF BOTTLES Ben Ryé offers an extraordinary rich bouquet with outstanding aromas obtained from the dried grapes: apricots and candied orange peel. It presents delicate hints of Mediterranean scrub (maquis). The palate is very fresh and intense,...
$44.99
2019 Siro Pacenti Rosso di Montalcino
Siro Pacenti
2019 Siro Pacenti Rosso di Montalcino
PRIMA Notes: Man, I am loving these 2019 Tuscan reds.  The best are just, well, thoroughly charming, and yet they have a sense of gravitas that goes along with their elegance too. What I like best is their textbook Sangiovese aromatics that, thanks...
$39.99
2018 Schiopetto M Bianco, Collio
Schiopetto
2018 Schiopetto M Bianco, Collio
Winery Notes: In Gorizia, in 1954, the local Curia planted Friulano vines and some Riesling ones. It did so in the best side of the vineyard: the southern. A representative, superb wine that can only be produced in stainless steel tanks in the...
$74.99
2017 Buglioni Valpolicella Superiore l'Imperfetto
Buglioni
2017 Buglioni Valpolicella Superiore l'Imperfetto
Importer's Notes:  Particular note of ripe fruit in a dry and intense wine, which cuddles and fills the mouth. Deep ruby red in color. Distinct and elegant aroma of ripe red fruit and black cherry, with scents of spices and vanilla. Round in the...
$21.97
2018 Schiopetto Pinot Bianco, Colli Orientali di Friuli
Schiopetto
2018 Schiopetto Pinot Bianco, Colli Orientali di Friuli
Winery Notes: A wine obtained exclusively from Pinot Bianco grapes, a varietal of great excellence, particularly suited to hilly areas, which has adapted perfectly to Friuli and in particular to the area of Collio. The Pinot Bianco has been planted in a...
$29.99
2020 Iovine Gragnana Penisola Sorrentina
Iovine
2020 Iovine Gragnano Penisola Sorrentina
PRIMA Notes: One of the first times I visited Napoli, I was with Chef Peter and a few others guys from the PRIMA team.  One Sunday afternoon we discovered, at the top of narrow staircase in one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods, one of the...
$19.99
2020 Giovanni Rosso Roero Arneis
Giovanni Rosso
2020 Giovanni Rosso Roero Arneis
TASTING NOTES:  Refined and elegant. Clear hints of acacia, pear and peach with touches of tropical fruit. The attack is soft and persistent. The taste is fresh and balanced with a savory finish, typical of wines deriving from the sandy soils of...
$29.97
2014 Emidio Pepe Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Emidio Pepe
2014 Emidio Pepe Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
PRIMA Notes:  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 of that list must be...
$149.99
2015 Emidio Pepe Trebbiano d'Abruzzo
Emidio Pepe
2015 Emidio Pepe Trebbiano d'Abruzzo
PRIMA Notes: 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 of that list must be Emidio Pepe...
$111.00
2017 Emidio Pepe Trebbiano d'Abruzzo
Emidio Pepe
2017 Emidio Pepe Trebbiano d'Abruzzo
PRIMA Notes: 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 of that list must be Emidio Pepe...
$102.99
2021 Murgo Etna Bianco
Murgo
2021 Murgo Etna Bianco
PRIMA Notes:  The Murgo Estate, encompassing 60 hectares spread out over three distinct properties, benefits from the relatively cooler climate that exists in the shadow of the nearby towering volcano.  Their white wine, featured here, the 2021...
$17.99
Ostro Pinot Nero Brut Rose Spumante
Ostro
Ostro Pinot Nero Brut Rose Spumante
VINEYARDS: Estate vineyards are planted on clay- and limestone-rich soils, unique to the region, with topsoils of gravel, the classic terroir of Grave. AGE OF VINES: 20 years, on average WINEMAKING: Hand-harvested. Pressed full cluster (color...
$18.97
2015 Castello di Volpaia Vin Santo di Chianti Classico
Castello di Volpaia
2015 Castello di Volpaia Vin Santo di Chianti Classico
Why not finish off your faux-Tuscan experience with a glass of Volpaia’s amazing Vin Santo.  One of the very few properties that takes this difficult-to-make but incredible-to-drink elixir seriously, theirs is an intense style with impressive...
$64.99
2021 Vietti Roero Arneis
Vietti
2021 Vietti Roero Arneis
Winery Notes:  Brilliant straw-yellow colour. Refined, quite pronounced, fresh nose with aromatical notes of ripe yellow fruit (melon), citrus, floral and mineral nuances, with a hint of almond. Medium-bodied on the palate, is has good intensity and...
$26.97
2018 Produttori del Barbaresco Barbaresco
Produttori del Barbaresco
2018 Produttori del Barbaresco Barbaresco
James Suckling 93 Points: Lovely barbaresco, with all the typical nebbiolo characteristics, such as red berries, mushrooms and dried leaves, as well as hints of bitter orange peel and spice. All this follows through to the medium-to full-bodied...
$49.97
2021 Az. Ag. Durin Pigato di Riviera Ligure di Ponete
Durin
2021 Az. Ag. Durin Pigato di Riviera Ligure di Ponente
PRIMA Notes: Pigato is a very intriguing white grape.  A close, but far rarer brother of Vermentino and its only slight more distant inland cousin Favorita in Piemonte, many think it is a clone unique to Liguria where it is co-planted cheek-by-jowl...
$21.99
2019 Castello di Volpaia Chianti Classico
Castello di Volpaia
2019 Castello di Volpaia Chianti Classico
Decanter Magazine 90 Points:  Subtle in its expression, this takes some time to open up, then reveals decisive fennel, red plum, white pepper and lavender. Velvety fruit is ripe yet crunchy, punctuated by herbal notes, while the discreet powdery...
$22.50
2019 Ciro Biondi Etna Rosso Cisterna Fuori
Ciro Biondi
2019 Ciro Biondi Etna Rosso Cisterna Fuori
Importer's Notes:  Ciro Biondi's family has owned vineyards on the southern side of Mt Etna since at least 1800, and first sold bottled wine under their label a century ago. The modern iteration of the Biondi winery started in 1999. Ciro...
$55.99
2019 Ciro Biondi Etna Bianco 'Pianta'
Ciro Biondi
2019 Ciro Biondi Etna Bianco 'Pianta'
Importer's Notes:  Ciro Biondi's family has owned vineyards on the southern side of Mt Etna since at least 1800, and first sold bottled wine under their label a century ago. The modern iteration of the Biondi winery started in 1999. Ciro...
$49.99
2019 Emiliano Falsini Etna Rosso 'Feudo Pignatone'
Falsini
2019 Emiliano Falsini Etna Rosso 'Feudo Pignatone'
PRIMA Notes: One of the more interesting projects we’ve come across is Emiliano Falsini’s.  Falsini is a Tuscan native who studied winemaking in Florence and had winemaking stints in Bordeaux, California and New Zealand before starting a...
$54.99
2020 Castelfeder Mont Mes Pinot Grigio
Castelfeder
2020 Castelfeder Mont Mes Pinot Grigio
Young, fresh and dynamic! An appealing freshness as well as the balance of elegance and aromatic notes promise an easy drinking pleasure. The Pinot Grigio Mont Mès impresses with its fruity characteristics. The lower alcohol...
$14.97
 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
2020 LaLu Langhe Nebbiolo
Lalu
2020 LaLu Langhe Nebbiolo
There are scores of new and exciting projects popping up around Piemonte these days as the region moves into what’s really the third generation of proprietor since the area’s explosion onto the world scene in the late 1980s. Many of these new...
$49.99
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
2017 Ciacci Piccolomini Brunello di Montalcino 375ml
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
2017 Ciacci Piccolomini Brunello di Montalcino 375ml
Importer's Notes: 100% Sangiovese sourced from eight hectaresSoil of medium grain with good levels of marl dating to the Eocene period240 to 360 meters elevationFermentation in temperature-controlled stainless steel and glass concrete vatsAges more than...
$35.99
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
2018 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bric del Fiasc
Paolo Scavino
2018 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bric del Fiasc
Importer's Notes: Scavino’s very first single vineyard Barolo, first produced in 1978Located in Castiglione Falletto, within the Fiasco cruUnder Scavino’s ownership since 1921, it is in this vineyard where the Tortonian and Helvetian soils...
$104.99
2020 Nicholas Altare Langhe Barbera
Nicholas Altare
2020 Nicholas Altare Langhe Barbera
Nicholas Altare loves the land, the countryside, and his work. He has the good fortune to find himself with an estate handed down from generation to generation, and to have found a mentor in Barolo producer Ferdinando Principiano. Until 2015 his...
$29.99
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
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 winemaker Sean O’Callaghan’s Tenuta Carleone Chianti...
$42.99
2020 Clelia Romano Colli di Lapio Fiano di Avellino
Clelia Romano
2020 Clelia Romano Colli di Lapio Fiano di Avellino
Importer's Notes: Straw yellow in the glass with an elegant nose that is delightfully fruity featuring white peach, nuts and white flowers. In the mouth its flavor is rich, soft and fresh with a long and persistent finish. A great...
$22.99
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 Brovia Roero Arneis
Brovia
2021 Brovia Roero Arneis
Tasting Notes: Brovia’s Arneis is as good as it gets for this white grape from Piedmont. The wine offers mineral tones, citrus zest, and crisp and lightly exotic notes. This is absolutely delicious stuff with great vibrancy and soft-textured fruit...
$32.50
2014 Quintarelli Veneto Rosso IGT 'Ca'del Merlo'
Quintarelli
2014 Quintarelli Veneto Rosso IGT 'Ca'del Merlo'
Importer's Notes: A single vineyard bottling• 50% of grapes are pressed immediately after harvest, 50% are dried for 2 months• After 3-4 days of maceration, primary fermentation starts with indigenous yeasts• Wine is racked and then sits...
$109.99
2006 Roagna Barolo Riserva Black Label 1.5 Liter
Roagna
2006 Roagna Barolo Riserva Black Label 1.5 Liter
Winery Notes:  At Roagna, we have extremely strict parameters for our wine that is labeled RISERVA. The vineyard must be located within specific historical land of Barolo with really old vines in order to have RISERVA on the...
$1,599.99
2019 Cigliutti Barbera d'Alba 'Vigna Serraboella'
Cigliuti
2019 Cigliutti Barbera d'Alba 'Vigna Serraboella'
Importer's Notes: 100% Barbera From small parcels in the Serraboella vineyard in Neive, 350 meters elevation, Clay soil, Southeast-facing, Vine aged 25 yearsFermentation and maceration over 8-12 days in steel vats at controlled...
$29.99
2017 Uccelliera Brunello di Montalcino
Uccelliera
2017 Uccelliera Brunello di Montalcino
Vinous 94+ Points: Balsam herbs, cocoa and sweet white smoke give way to crushed black cherry and plum as the 2017 Brunello di Montalcino blossoms in the glass. This is elegance personified, silky, deep and round, yet delivering a...
$79.99
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
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
2015 Luigi Tecce 'Satyricon' Irpinia Campi Taurasini Rosso IGT
Luigi Tecce
2015 Luigi Tecce 'Satyricon' Irpinia Campi Taurasini Rosso IGT
PRIMA Notes: We told the story of Luigi Tecce several weeks ago when we received our small allotment of his incredible Poliphemo ($99.99), Tecce’s bar-raising mico-production Taurasi Riserva.  It was $100 but, for anyone who has ever had a...
$49.99