Dessert in a bottle! A Bulk Buy rating on a lovely, low-alcohol sweet wine, the Rinaldi Moscato d'Asti.100% Moscato d'Asti from 40 … [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!
A great example of the simple elegance of Sangiovese at a super low price, the Prodigo Sangiovese di Romagna Riserva.100% Sangiovese … [Read more...]
Smooth, velvety, delicious and made using the appassimento method, the Gran Passione Rosso.60% Merlot and 40% Corvina from Veneto, … [Read more...]
A perfect match with spicy sausage pizza at a great price, the Pertinace Barbera d'Alba.100% Barbera from Piedmont, Italy. The wine … [Read more...]
A very satisfying Sicilian! The Donnafugata Sedara.Primarily Nero d'Avola along with Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah and a small … [Read more...]
Thick, luscious and complex, the Colterenzio Shreckbichl Gewurztraminer.Gewurztraminer from Alto Adige, Italy. The wine is fermented … [Read more...]