Italian Wine - Red Blend
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“Everybody’s talking about how fantastic today’s best Sicilian wines are” (Decanter). And the latest edition of this hugely popular red shows why. Expect mouthfuls of spicy, dark-fruit flavor.
Saracosa Governo (magnum) 2018
Saracosa is such a huge favorite, winemaker Sofia Barbanera was inspired to create a luxurious “big brother” version – now available in a MAGNUM bottle. Made in a traditional, flavor-boosting style, it boasts a history of impressive 98-point scores.
Antonio Federici Vino Rosso Roma DOC 2018
Cantine Federici is one of the first (and best) producers in Italy’s Roma region. You have insider access with this hugely acclaimed marriage of hand-harvested Montepulciano and Cesanese. Look forward to luscious black fruit and warming spice notes.
Collezione di Paolo Selezione Privata di Anna Rita 2015
One of our favorite Tuscan winemakers, Paolo Masi, crafted this sumptuous, barrel-aged Syrah-Merlot-Cab for his wife – a culinary maestro who wanted a red that was rich and bold enough to pair with her famous food. Mission (deliciously) accomplished.
Saracosa Governo Rosso 2018
Saracosa is such a huge favorite, winemaker Sofia Barbanera was inspired to create a luxurious “big brother” version. Made in a traditional, flavor-boosting method and aged in oak barrels, it earned a whopping 98 points AND a gold medal (so far...).
Tenuta Albrizzi Cabernet Sauvignon Primitivo 2019
Super Tuscan reds are some of Italy’s most renowned, expensive wines. Here’s a powerful challenger to the style (with an impressive resume) from sunny Puglia and repeat winner of Vinitaly’s Winemaker of the Year title.
Dragone Selezione Rosso 2018
Named for the dragon on the Lento family’s coat of arms, this barrel-aged blend from Italy’s Calabria showcases rare grape, Magliocco (which adds an irresistibly velvety touch to plummy Merlot). With big points AND big flavor, it’s a must-taste.
Ultima Edizione 50th Anniversary NV
To celebrate our friendship, four-time Italian Winery of the Year Farnese Vini has crafted a special anniversary edition of their popular Ultima Edizione. Marrying five native grapes and luxuriously barrel aged, it’s rich, silky, and ready to enjoy.
Principe Strozzi Selvascura Toscana IGT 2018
From a Tuscan legend and 1,000-year-old family estate, this Super Tuscan delivers waves of ripe, dark cherry, spice, and silky tannins. James Suckling rated a past vintage 90 points, and this 2018 (a great year for Tuscany) may be even better.