100% Garganega. I believe the normal price on this is around $14 but I was able to find it for as low as $11. Sample received courtesy … [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!
100% Garganega. Available for around $12-$13. Sample received courtesy Soave Consortium for review purposes. From the bottle: Soc. … [Read more...]
Available at Trader Joe's. From the bottle: "Toscana Rosso is a typical Tuscan red that has been around for centuries. The climate … [Read more...]
Can Costco's Kirkland Signature deliver another winner? $6.99 at Costco From the bottle: The cool-climate region Friuli, is bordered … [Read more...]
$5.99 at Trader Joe's. From the bottle: Made only from Nero d'Avola grapes, this is a great wine with a beautiful rich, bright garnet … [Read more...]
$5.99 at Trader Joe's (Pictured: 2008 Trentatre Rosso Ratings Champion) From the bottle: This unique wine comes from the Apulia Region … [Read more...]