Italy is a wonderful patchwork quilt of a country with incredible regionality and local traditions. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the rich profusion of indigenous grape varieties that grace the slopes and plains of many of Italy's wine-producing regions. While wine production dates back centuries, it wasn't until relatively recently that a wave of producers set new benchmarks for fine Italian Wines. Whether you like a more modernist or traditionalist approach, international or indigenous varieties, the Italian wine scene has never been more exciting.
Bottle 50cl £50.00
This Langhe Nebbiolo is made from the estate's younger vines and made entirely in steel to give it an immediate freshness and early drinking appeal . Rose petals, violet and bright red berries provide a beautifully elegant aroma. The palate is full of energy and precision, supple summer fruits and a soft, sweet floral finish. Drink this while waiting for...more
Bottle 75cl £25.68
Bottle 75cl £28.28
Sassicaia’s younger brother Guidalberto consistently offers incredible value from the Tenuta San Guido stable and the 2017 is a shining example. With 60% Cabernet Sauvignon and 40% Merlot. it offers classical aromas of cassis and blackcurrant. The fruit is very pure and inviting, and harmonises beautifully with sweet spice notes from the oak: it spent 15 months in French barriques....more
Bottle 75cl £28.38