Southern Italy

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 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
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
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...
$29.99
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...
$56.99
$55.99
2022 Masseria Li Veli Orion Primitivo
2022 Masseria Li Veli Orion Primitivo
I suppose we shouldn’t be surprised that Li Veli’s ‘simple’ Primitivo is so good because everything they produce at this address in southern Puglia is amazing but, really, what a stunning wine for under $20!  Primitivo is, of...
$19.99
$18.99
2021 Idda Etna Rosso DOC
2021 Idda Etna Rosso DOC
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.’  Even with the taste of the last Barolo we had enjoyed together...
$74.99
2021 I Pastini Valle d'Itria Verdeca Faraone
2021 I Pastini Valle d'Itria Verdeca Faraone
Verdeca is one of those wine grapes one discovers only when they taste it on its home territory- in this case, around the wonderful hill towns overlooking the crystal blue Adriatic in Puglia, at the heel of Italy’s boot.  You’ll probably...
$19.99
2022 Colli di Lapio Romano Clelia Fiano Di Avellino
Colli di Lapio
2022 Colli di Lapio Romano Clelia Fiano Di Avellino
  Clelia Romano’s broad, aromatic and complete Fiano d’Avellino continues to make scores of new friends consistently here in PRIMA Vini.  Long a fixture in our late restaurant’s by-the-glass program where it was featured as a...
$29.99
$26.99