An excellent Sicilian white made mostly from indigenous grapes, the Donnafugata Anthilia Sicilia Bianco. A blend of indigenous … [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!
Revisiting a favorite Costco find five vintages later! The Basilica Cafaggio Single Estate Chianti Classico. 100% Sangiovese from … [Read more...]
Bring on the pizza! The Donnafugata Sherazade Nero d'Avola. Nero d'Avola from southwestern Sicily, Italy. The wine was aged 4 months … [Read more...]
Breaking all the rules in the name of making delicious wine, the Pasqua Romeo & Juliet Passione Sentimento Bianco, Rosso and … [Read more...]
Splurging on a smooth, juicy and delicious Italian, the Valdipiatta Vino Nobile di Montepulciano. 95% Sangiovese and 5% Canaiolo Nero … [Read more...]
A delightfully fresh and fruity wine from one of the few appellations dedicated to rosé in Italy, the Masciarelli Villa Gemma Cerasuolo … [Read more...]