An attractive, balanced white from Lugana in Northern Italy, the Famiglia Olivini Lugana. 100% Trebbiano di Laguna (Verdicchio) from the Lugana wine region in northern Italy. The wine has less than 2 g/L of residual sugar. … [Read more...]
Poderi dal Nespoli Nespolino Bianco – Simple but Good
A satisfying Italian blend of Trebbiano and Chardonnay, the Poderi dal Nespoli Nespolino Bianco. A blend of 70% Trebbiano and 30% Chardonnay from Emilio-Romagna, Italy. … [Read more...]
Excellent Italian Whites - Exploring the White Wines of Italy!
The words "Italian wine" no doubt conjure images of iconic wines like Barolo, Brunello, Chianti and so forth, and rightly so. However, as temperatures (slowly) climb and summer approaches, the best thing coming out of Italy may well be the rich, mineral soaked, delicious white … [Read more...]
Fontana Candida Frascati Superiore - Feeling Frascati
60% Malvasia Bianca di Candia, 30% Trebbiano and 10% Malvasia del Lazio from from Lazio, Italy. Sample submitted for review. SRP of $10 and available for as little as $6. From the bottle: "In the hills near Rome are areas of volcanic soil over 2,000 years old. Here the … [Read more...]