Italian Red


Antinori Tignanello 2013
97  James Suckling 
Wine Spectator 94 WS TOP 100 2016 Rank 9 " This iconic super Tuscan was one of the early quality leaders in modern Italian wine. By paying close attention to farming practices and the ripeness levels of the grapes at harvest, owner Piero Antinori and winemaker Renzo Cotarella manage the tannins in
Item Number: 22725
Bottle:$88.95
Case: $533.70
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Tenuta di Trinoro 'Le Cupole' Rosso Toscana 2014
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93 WS Top 100 2016 Rank 29 "Alluring scents of ripe cherry, mulberry and fresh herbs complement concentrated flavors of cherry and sweet spice in this red. Offers a backbone of mouthcoating tannins and remains integrated as the finish lingers. Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet
Item Number: 23486
Bottle:$25.95
Case: $311.40
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Feudo di Santa Croce 'LXXIV' Primitivo di Manduria 2010
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91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 WS TOP 100 2014 Rank 69 " A burly, brambly red, underscored by tarry smoke and underbrush notes, offering flavors of blackberry coulis, herb-marinated black olive, grilled mushroom and ground spice. This shows muscle that recommends it to short-term cellaring, made accessible by
Item Number: 18344
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $101.70
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Felsina Chianti Classico 2013
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92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Spectator 92 WS TOP 100 2016 Rank 40 "Rich and sumptuous, boasting pure flavors of cherry and raspberry, matched to a juicy texture. There are plenty of tannins neatly folded into the overall structure, with hints of mineral and tea on the long, expansive finish. Best from 2017 through 2024."
Item Number: 20957
Bottle:$18.95
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Badia A Coltibuono Chianti Classico Reserva 2011
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Enthusiast 93 Top 100 #93 "Forest floor, new leather, ripe, dark-skinned berry and hint of blue flower are some of the scents you'll discover on this structured, polished red. The smooth, delicious palate offers layers of fleshy black cherry, baking spice and dried Mediterranean herb while
Item Number: 21917
Bottle:$30.45
Case: $182.70
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E. Pira 'Chiara Boschis' Barolo 'Cannubi' 2012
95  Vinous Media 
James Suckling 97 #49 Top 100 "Pure roses on the nose. Raspberry and lemon rind. So pure. Full body, ultra-fine tannins, powerful yet so ethereal and soul-touching. A fabulously crafted Cannubi. Better in 2020."  Vinous Media 95 "A great example of site, the 2012 Barolo Cannubi is deep, sensual
Item Number: 21811
Bottle:$79.95
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CapAnna Brunello Di Montalcino 2011
93  James Suckling 
Wine Enthusiast 95 Top 100 "Cellar Selection" Scents of wild berry, fragrant blue flower, tilled soil, new leather and a whiff of Mediterranean herb lead the nose on this fantastic wine. Rich layers of juicy black cherry, fleshy raspberry, cinnamon, licorice and mint weave throughout the palate
Item Number: 21122
Bottle:$39.95
Case: $479.40
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Mastroberardino 'Radici' Taurasi Riserva 2006
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94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94WS TOP 100 2013 Rank 91"Dark and polished, with fine tannins framing the complex mix of game, cherry reduction, cassis and mineral notes. Concentrated, delivering a long finish of tangy fruit and tar."
Item Number: 15129
Bottle:$64.95
Case: $389.70
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Antinori Tignanello 2013 1.5L
97  James Suckling 
Wine Spectator 94 WS TOP 100 2016 Rank 9 " This iconic super Tuscan was one of the early quality leaders in modern Italian wine. By paying close attention to farming practices and the ripeness levels of the grapes at harvest, owner Piero Antinori and winemaker Renzo Cotarella manage the tannins in
Item Number: 23567
Bottle:$239.95
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Il Fauno di Arcanum Toscana 2012
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93 WS TOP 100 2016 Rank 19 "A polished, flavorful red, boasting floral, black currant, raspberry and spice flavors. Firm yet harmonious, with the fine aftertaste lingering with fruit, iron, tobacco and tea elements. Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon and Petit Verdot. Drink
Item Number: 23608
Bottle:$28.95
Case: $347.40
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Felsina Chianti Classico 2013 375ml
Please note this is a 375mL bottle, which is smaller than a regular 750mL bottle!
92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Spectator 92 WS TOP 100 2016 Rank 40 "Rich and sumptuous, boasting pure flavors of cherry and raspberry, matched to a juicy texture. There are plenty of tannins neatly folded into the overall structure, with hints of mineral and tea on the long, expansive finish. Best from 2017 through 2024."
Item Number: 23648
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Guiseppe Mascarello Barolo 'Monprivato' 2008 5.0L
95  Antonio Galloni 
Wine Spectator 95 WS TOP 100 2013 Rank 6 "Detailed and fragrant, offering floral, strawberry, cherry, licorice and spice flavors, this is elegant and underlined by a strong mineral streak. Well-proportioned, picking up intensity and complexity on the long, savory finish. Extremely fresh and
Item Number: 15063
Bottle:$899.95
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Vallana Gattinara Nebbiolo 2006
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95  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 95 WE TOP 100 2015 Rank 24 "Alpine herb, underbrush, pressed rose petal, dried berry and a balsamic note are some of the aromas you’ll find in this elegant Nebbiolo. It’s still remarkably youthful, with bright red cherry, fresh raspberry, clove, white pepper and mineral flavors

Oddero Barolo 2010
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95  James Suckling 
James Suckling 95 "Very pretty aromas and flavors of dried strawberries and plums follow through to a full body, with velvety tannins and an intense finish. ItÍs all in the finish here. Needs at least five years to come together. Impressive structure. Best blended Barolo ever from here."  Wine

Altesino Montosoli Brunello di Montalcino 2008
95  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 95  WS TOP 100 2013 Rank 96 "One of the most sought after wines from Montalcino, Montosoli is consistently a blockbuster red. Its intense ruby red color tends towards elegant garnet with age. On the nose, it shows a complex personality with a delicious blend of black cherry,

Produttori del Barbaresco 'Asili' Riserva 2011
96  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 96 WS TOP 100 2016 Rank 5 "Intense aromas of cherry, rose, licorice and tar pick up tobacco, spice and mineral elements on the palate. Concentrated, yet elegant and expressive, with more to give. Ends with a long af- tertaste of fruit, underbrush and mineral. Best from 2018 through

Poggio al Tesoro 'Sondraia' Red Blend DOC 2008
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93 WS TOP 100 2011 Rank 79 "Already harmonious and supple, this red offers black cherry, raspberry and floral flavors, showing both intensity and finesse. Bright and focused, with refined tannins and a lingering aftertaste that echoes berry and spice. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and

Sordo 'Gabutti' Barolo 2010
95  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 95 WE TOP 100 2014 Rank 42 Editors Choice "This structured Barolo is still closed but already displays it's impressive Serralunga d'Alba pedigree. It delivers crushed black cherry flavors layered in licorice, black pepper, clove, alpine herbs and balsamic notes alongside

Terre Nere 'Etna Rosso' Nerello Masclese 2013
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90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Spectator 90 Top 100 # 87 "Elegant and well-knit, this tangy red is rich, with a baseline of smoke and grilled herb notes layered with flavors of wild strawberry, candied violet, dried cranberry and spice box, followed by a chewy finish. Drink now through 2023. 7,500 cases made.–AN"  Wine

Masciarelli 'Marina Cvetic' Montepulciano d' Abruzzo 2010
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91  WS TOP 100 2014 Rank 85  "A fresh, harmonious red, offering a subtle range of flavors, with rich notes of smoky mineral, crushed blackberry, olive tapenade, grilled herb and ground anise. Fine-grained tannins emerge on the finish. Drink now through 2024 2,500 cases imported. "~

Allegrini 'Veronese' Palazzo della Torre 2008 1.5L
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90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90WS TOP 100 2011 Rank 60"This sleek, polished red offers juicy blackberry and black fruit flavors, backed by refined tannins and well-integrated acidity. Hard to stop sipping. Corvina Veronese, Rondinella and Sangiovese."