Welcome

Italy

The Romans made Italian wine famous, but by local standards they were late-comers to the game. Strangely, while the Empire exported its techniques across Europe the grapes themselves weren't inclined to travel: Italian varieties like Sangiovese and Nebbiolo are just as ‘noble’ as French counterparts, but to this day they are far less planted internationally. But that’s OK, because Italy produces a staggering quantity and variety of its own charming, eminently food-friendly wines at prices that range from the wildly accessible to the deservedly astronomical. 

Italy

List  Grid 

  1. 2016 Apollonio Salento Negroamaro

    2016 Apollonio Salento Negroamaro

    91 Points John Caro
    A ripe and rounded, nuanced red from the warm climes of Southern Italy. This is the home of the wonderful Negroamaro grape, which produces full-bodied but soft and complex reds which, like this ...
    $19.99 in mixed 6+ or $22.99 per bottle
  2. 2016 Apollonio Salento Primitivo ( Zinfandel )

    2016 Apollonio Salento Primitivo ( Zinfandel )

    91 Points John Caro
    Lovely black fruit in a gentle, elegant style - the Apollonio Primitivo is a southern Italian charmer. In Puglia the climate is Mediterranean and the early-ripening Primitivo grape is used to ...
    $19.99 in mixed 6+ or $22.99 per bottle
  3. 2016 Di Majo Norante Sangiovese

    2016 Di Majo Norante Sangiovese

    91 Points John Caro
    A superb, richer Sangiovese from Italy's warm Adriatic coast. The relative heat in the small Molise region creates darker fruit character and almost brooding depth on the palate. But the ...
    Elsewhere up to $25.99 Save $3 $22.99 per bottle
  4. Ora Prosecco Brut

    Ora Prosecco Brut

    92 Points Richard Caro
    Gorgeously light and completely dry, Ora is aperitif perfection. Pretty white peach and flowers float over a soft creamy texture enlivened by bright acidity that finishes long, poised and ...
    $21.99 in mixed 6+ or $24.99 per bottle
  5. 2016 Montauto Maremma Toscana Vermentino

    2016 Montauto Maremma Toscana Vermentino

    91 Points Richard Caro
    A superbly elegant, fresh and textural white from Tuscany. The Montauto vineyard is located 200m above sea level, in the Maremma region on the coast on Tuscany. This is a relatively new region ...
    $21.99 in mixed 6+ or $24.99 per bottle
  6. 2015 Cornacchia Montepulciano D'Abruzzo

    2015 Cornacchia Montepulciano D'Abruzzo

    91 Points Antonio Galloni's Vinous
    A fresh and bright-fruited Montepulciano from a quality traditional producer, who now uses organic methods. Cornacchia's vineyard soils are stony and calcerous, which makes them well-drained in ...
    $21.99 in mixed 6+ or $24.99 per bottle
  7. 2015 Planeta La Segreta Rosso

    2015 Planeta La Segreta Rosso

    90 Points John Caro
    An effortlessly smooth and ripe red from the sun-baked coast of Sicily. From state of the art experts at Planeta wines, this delight is mainly the local Nero d'Avola rounded out by the ...
    $21.99 in mixed 6+ or $24.99 per bottle
  8. 2015 Felici Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi

    2015 Felici Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi

    John’s Picks
    91 Points Antonio Galloni's Vinous
    Perhaps the best Verdicchio of its class and pure aperitif pleasure. Like many great styles it balances opposites - weighty and nuanced with (gently) opulent tree fruit and florals, seen ...
    $24.99 in mixed 6+ or $27.99 per bottle
  9. 2016 Franchetto Soave La Capelina

    2016 Franchetto Soave La Capelina

    95 Points Decanter
    'Best Veneto Wine' in Decanter Magazine... that says it all. An absolutely delicious palate of abundant yet elegant, nuanced fruit leads to lovely dry, mineral finish. This harmonious wine is ...
    • Decanter Gold
    • Decanter Regional Trophy
    $24.99 in mixed 6+ or $27.99 per bottle
  10. 2016 Franchetto Veneto Pinot Grigio

    2016 Franchetto Veneto Pinot Grigio

    91 Points John Caro
    A fresh and dry Pinot Grigio from Italy's white wine heartland, the Veneto. Franchetto's south facing vineyards enjoy excellent sunlight but also the freshness of quite a high altitude (500 ...
    $24.99 in mixed 6+ or $27.99 per bottle

List  Grid 

Please wait...

You've just added to the cart

{{var product.name}}

{{var product.short_description}}