75% Merlot and 25% Sangiovese from Montalcino, Italy.SRP of $30 and available for as low as $22. Sample received courtesy Folio Wine for … [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!
100% Pinot Grigio from Valdadige, Italy.SRP of $10 and available widely for $9. Sample received courtesy W.J. Deutsch & Sons for … [Read more...]
40% Sauvignon Blanc, 30% Pinot Grigio and 30% Chardonnay from Tuscany, Italy.SRP of $11 and available widely for $9. Sample received … [Read more...]
A blend of Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot from Tuscany, Italy. … [Read more...]
60% Sangiovese, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon and 20% Merlot from Tuscany, Italy. … [Read more...]
A blend of Nerello Mascalese and Prosecco sparkling wine from Valdobbiadene, Italy.SRP of $14 and available widely for $12. Sample … [Read more...]