We’re dreaming of Sicily with the dreamy Donnafugata SurSur Grillo.Grillo from the Contessa Entellina estate and neighboring areas … [Read more...]
The Best Italian Wine - The 2020 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 regions and wines 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 wines 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!
Fresh, smooth and a bit rustic, the delicious Tenuta di Gracciano della Seta Rosso di Montepulciano.A blend of organically grown … [Read more...]
Super delicious and full of Italian character, the Renzo Masi Erta e China.A blend of 50% Sangiovese and 50% Cabernet Sauvignon from … [Read more...]
A lovely wine at a great Costco price, the Allegrini Palazzo Della Torre Veronese IGT. Bulk Buy!A red blend of 40% Corvina Veronese, … [Read more...]
This is definitely not your typical simple Montepulciano but something much more complex and rewarding. The Masciarelli Marina Cvetic … [Read more...]
A soft, sweet and smooth white blend from Aldi, the Grande Alberone Bianco.A white blend of 34% Chardonnay, 33% Catarratto and 33% … [Read more...]