The Rosa dell'Olmo Barbera d'Asti, our next Trader Joe's Top Pick and a fabulous pizza wine. Barbera from Barbera d'Asti, Asti, Piedmont, … [Read more...]
The Best Italian Wine Under $20
Italian wine can be confusing but this is what happens when wine has been made in a place for hundreds and hundreds of years. Don't let the confusion stop you from exploring this region however, it is one of our very favorites.
Sangiovese is one of the major grapes in Italy, being the backbone of such renowned wines as Chianti and Brunello di Montalcino, as well as many Super Tuscan wines. A few of the often overlooked areas in Italy, however, may give the best value. For example, Alto Adige in the northern part of the country offers fascinating and affordable wines. Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea likewise offers tremendous value in varieties like Nero d'Avola that you generally don’t find anywhere else. Of course we'll also offer some tried and true favorites from places like Tuscany and beyond.
Read on for our list of The Best Italian Wine Under $20!
The Barreri & Rovati Barbaresco Riserva, a rare find under $20! Our next Trader Joe's Top Pick. 100% Nebbiolo from Piedmont, Italy. The … [Read more...]
The Monte Antico Toscana Rosso, it lives up to the Super Tuscan name. 85% Sangiovese, 10% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon from Tuscany, … [Read more...]
Tastes as good as it smells, which is pretty darn good. 100% Carignano from Sardinia, Italy. The wine spends 1 year in American oak … [Read more...]
A Bulk Buy with a perfect 10 Taste Rating! 100% Sangiovese rosé from Montalcino, Tuscany, Italy. … [Read more...]
A combination of factors make this wine seem almost too good to be true. Read on to find out if it really is!100% Sangiovese from Chianti … [Read more...]