Italian Red


Mirafiore Barolo 2013
(4)
96  Decanter 
Decanter 96 "Intense aromas of perfume and sweet Indian incense, fresh oranges and generous cherry fruit on the palate, give way to powerful but well-integrated tannins. A wine with great ageing potential."  James Suckling 92 "Aromas of cherry and sweet tobacco follow through to a medium body
Item Number: 28271
Bottle:$28.95
Case: $347.40
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Roscato Rosso Dolce
(214)
"Northern Italy provides a spectacular backdrop for Roscato, a violet-hued red with aromatic notes of cherry, blackberry and red raspberry. A touch of sweetness and bright acidity underlies the appeal of this charming wine. "~ Winery Notes  "Roscato Rosso Dolce is a blush wine produced in the
Item Number: 10563
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Zenato Amarone Classico DOC 2013
(1)
92  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 92"Deep ruby-red. Strong note of herbs, quinine and roasted red fruit on the nose. Then fresher and cleaner with lovely floral flavors of red cherry and spicy herbs. Finishes long with youthfully chewy tannins."
Item Number: 26082
Bottle:$56.95
Case: $341.70
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Adesso Cagnina di Romagna 2017
(108)
"Nobody knows where the name 'Cagnina' (ca-nee-na) comes from but it is known that the wine has been made only in the Romagna region, just south of Venice since the 13th century, and that it was even called Cagnina in those days. Grapey, jammy smooth as silk and unctuously sweet, this is a wine
Item Number: 3077
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Gran Passione Veneto Rosso 2016
(9)
" 60% Merlot, 40% Corvina Gran Passione Veneto Rosso is made by the time-honored tradition of drying grapes before fermentation, the appassimento technique, the same way Amarone is produced. Using some of the same grape varieties as Amarone, this wine is similarly intense and full-bodied, displaying
Item Number: 26517
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Casaloste Chianti Classico 2015
(4)
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94“A beauty, silky and packed with dark cherry, leather, iron and earth aromas and avors. Harmonious and long, with a well-integrated structure and a mineral-tinged aftertaste. Drink now through 2029”
Item Number: 26196
Bottle:$18.95
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Cantina Zaccagnini Riserva Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2015
(2)
“Intense ruby red color with violet nuances; intense, characteristic bouquet of the primary grape aromas; fruity component, fullbodied and robust, well-balanced with tannin and oak features.”-Winemaker’s Notes   “Small town in the Abruzzi region which guards important treasures and traditions,
Item Number: 28120
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Feudi del Pisciotto Nero d'Avola Versace 2015
(2)
92  Vinous Media 
Wine Spectator 91 WS Top 100 2017 #96 "A well-focused, rich red in a balanced, medium-bodied frame, this offers a subtle underpinning of tarry mineral notes layered over light, sculpted tannins and flavors of mulberry and dried fig, with hints of herbes de Provence and mocha. Drink now through
Item Number: 28541
Bottle:$20.95
Case: $125.70
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Renieri Brunello di Montalcino 2012
(1)
95  James Suckling 
James Suckling 95 "Very perfumed with chocolate, berries and spices. Some nuts, too. Full body, velvety tannins and a luscious finish. Extremely long and generous yet shows reserve. Drink in 2019."  Wine Advocate 93 "Renieri is an excellent producer of Brunello. The 2012 Brunello di Montalcino
Item Number: 26531
Bottle:$34.95
Case: $419.40
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Ruffino Riserva Ducale 'Gold' Chianti Classico Reserva 2012
(2)
93  James Suckling 
The Tasting Panel 95 "...Opulent, lush notes of black cherry with an herbal sidebar of eucalyptus and fennel. Spiced fig, balsamic, and dark chocolate wind around juicy plum on the finish."~MM  James Suckling 93 “A lovely and juicy Chanti Classico with berry, dried fruit, black truffle and
Item Number: 25462
Bottle:$29.95
Case: $359.40
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Caparzo Brunello di Montalcino 2013
(1)
95  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 95 “This cuts more of a broad swath than its peers, yet remains graceful, evoking strawberry, cherry, tobacco and stony mineral flavors. Long and dense in structure, with a tobacco- and underbrush-tinged finish. Best from 2021 through 2033.”-WS  James Suckling 93 “The caramel and
Item Number: 28930
Bottle:$32.95
Case: $395.40
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Villa Pillo 'Borgoforte' Red 2014
(14)
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91WS TOP 100 2016 Rank 25"Enticing aromas of violet, black currant and rosemary are accented by licorice and tobacco flavors in this fluid and harmonious red, with fine tannins gracing the long finish. Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Drink now through 2022."
Item Number: 24330
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Castello di Monsanto 'Riserva' Chianti Classico RSV 2014
91  James Suckling 
Wine Spectator 91 “An elegant red, full of black currant, cherry, spice and herb flavors. Elegant and taut, in the traditional style, with fine complexity and a long finish. Best from 2018 through 2028.”  James Suckling 91 A wealth of attractive fruit such as cherry and berry. Hints of spice.
Item Number: 27826
Bottle:$19.45
Case: $233.40
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Sella & Mosca 'Riserva' Cannonau di Sardegna 2014
"Initially dark, ruby red; during maturation it loses intensity and takes on a warmer tone. Mesmerizing scent, redolent of violets. Warm, dry, and harmonious on the palate with plumy fruit flavors and an aristocratic oak overtone."~winemakers notes
Item Number: 28946
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Masciarelli Montepulciano D' Abruzzo 2015
(4)
" Masciarelli Montepulciano d'Abruzzo is a medium-bodied, concentrated red with ripe flavors of raspberry, strawberry, red currant, cherry, violet, earth, and tobacco. This is a lovely pairing for lamb, grilled meat, and an array of cheeses." ~ Winery notes
Item Number: 22856
Bottle:$8.45
Case: $101.40
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Orin Swift Locations 'I-4' Italian Red Wine 2014
"A vibrant ruby, coral hue invites the nose and features intense aromas of dark fruits, spices, and wild flowers. On the palate, rich flavors of plums, black cherries and mineral components dominate the entry leading to layered nuances of currants and strawberry jam. The edges are soft and finishes
Item Number: 24365
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Tolaini Valdisanti Red Blend 2012
(3)
92  James Suckling 
Wine Advocate 92 "The 2012 Valdisanti is based on Cabernet Sauvignon, with Sangiovese and Cabernet Franc in supporting roles. This is a beautiful expression with a full and generous disposition. The wine opens to a dark garnet color and thick consistency. You very much taste the Cabernet in this
Item Number: 24267
Bottle:$23.95
Case: $287.40
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Terre Nere 'Etna Rosso' Nerello Masclese 2016
91  Wine & Spirits 
Wine Spectator 90 "This well-balanced red is medium-bodied and fresh, with flavors of cherry, grilled plum, tea rose and smoke framed by sculpted tannins. Drink now through 2023. 10,000 cases made"  Wine & Spirits 91+ "A perfumed, light- to medium-bodied red, with crushed raspberry, mineral and
Item Number: 27592
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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Tormaresca Neprica 2014
(14)
"An intense ruby red, the 2014 Neprica has notes of fresh red fruit (plums and cherries), of flowers (roses and violets), and spices (pepper and chocolate). A wine of great structure, this wine is crisp, supple and elegant with a return of the notes of red fruit on the long finish and aftertaste.
Item Number: 7348
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Pecchenino Langhe Botti Nebbiolo 2015
(2)
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90"Cherry, strawberry, rose petal and spice aromas and flavors mark this elegant, velvety red. Balanced and persistent, with touches of licorice, earth and white pepper on the finish. Drink now through 2020. 3,166 cases made."~BS
Item Number: 28544
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $113.70
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Casanova di Neri 'White Label' Brunello di Montalcino 2011
(1)
92  Vinous Media 
Wine Advocate 92 "Giacomo Neri has produced a very approachable wine in this warm vintage. The 2011 Brunello di Montalcino is plump and juicy with loads of dark fruit and mild spice at the back. It doesn't have the depth or complexity of the gorgeous 2010 vintage, but the wine does a very good job
Item Number: 21125
Bottle:$49.95
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Terre Nere 'Prephylloxera' Etna Rosso 2016
(1)
95  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 95 "This seamless red e ortlessly layers silky, sculpted tannins and lightly mouthwatering acidity with an array of ripe black cherry, graphite, ground cardamom, dried g and sweet, lightly oral almond blossom notes. Long and lingering, with a racy hint of spicy mineral echoing on
Item Number: 28809
Bottle:$79.95
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Monte Bernardi 'Retromarcia' Chianti Classico 2015
(5)
92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92 "This fragrant red offers heady scents of ripe dark-skinned berry, pressed violet, eucalyptus and a potpourri of culinary spice. The refined palate is initially understated but then sneaks up on you with ripe wild cherry, cranberry, licorice and clove. It's surprisingly fresh for
Item Number: 29140
Bottle:$17.95
Case: $215.40
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Antinori 'Guado al Tasso' Il Bruciato 2016
94  James Suckling 
James Suckling 94 "This second wine shows such a great balance of round tannins and juicy, creamy and chocolate character. Full, flavorful and joyful. Salty and juicy. Savory and even meaty. Drink now or hold.”  Wine Spectator 90 “Cherry jam, blackberry and floral aromas and flavors prevail in
Item Number: 29713
Bottle:$22.95
Case: $137.70
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Mazzi 'Punta di Villa' Amarone 2013
Wine Information: Blend:  Corvina - 70%  Rondinella - 25%  Altri a bacca rossa - 5%   Vineyard age (year of planting):  Corvina: 1985  Rondinella: 1985  Altri a bacca rossa: 1985   Soil type: Calcarous, lime, clay  Exposure: South-West   " Vinification and ageing: The grapes dry until
Item Number: 29060
Bottle:$49.95
Case: $599.40
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