90% Negroamaro and 10% Malvasia Nera Salice Salentino from Puglia, Italy.Available for as low as $8.99.From the bottle: "Crafted … [Read more...]
The Best Italian Wine - The Reverse Wine Snob Picks!
Italian wine can be confusing but this is what happens when wine has been made in a place for hundreds and hundreds of years! Just don't let the confusion stop you from exploring the many fascinating wines and regions of Italy, it is one of our very favorite spots for great value wines.
Sangiovese is one of the major grapes in Italy, being the backbone of such renowned Italian wine as Chianti and Brunello di Montalcino as well as many Super Tuscans. A few of the often overlooked areas in Italy; however, may give the best value.
Alto Adige in the northern part of the country offers fascinating and affordable red and white 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 and even the occasional Amarone and Barolo that falls into our price range.
Read on for our list of The Best Italian Wine Under $20!
85% Sangiovese, 10% Merlot and 5% Cingiolo from Tuscany, Italy.SRP of $16 and available for as low as $14. Sample submitted for … [Read more...]
100% Sagrantino from Montefalco, Umbria, Italy.SRP of $60 and available for as low as $50 for the 2005 vintage (Saturday Splurge). … [Read more...]
100% Prosecco (Glera) from Treviso, Veneto, Italy.SRP of $15 and available for as low as $10. Sample submitted for review.From the … [Read more...]
100% Prosecco (Glera) from Treviso, Veneto, Italy.SRP of $13 and available for as low as $10. Sample submitted for review.From the … [Read more...]
Holiday Sparklers 2012100% Prosecco from Friuli, Italy.SRP of $17 and available for as low as $13. Sample submitted for … [Read more...]