italian reds

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Prodigo Nero d'Avola

Italy

Lavish, sumptuous, luxurious and grand. This wine is rich and full bodied. Great concentration of fruit and flavor and enhanced spicy notes.

$12.99

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Poggiosecco Chianti

Italy

Biodynamic. Bright and expressive notes of ripe cherry with a hint of cloves. It is an harmonious wine with great balance between tannins and acidity. It is clean and elegant with good persistence. Perfect with all kinds of cold cuts, mild cheeses or grilled vegetables.

$16.99

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Rocca di Montegrossi Chianti

Italy

Suave and balanced: tart cherries, light pepper, and baking spices. Harmonious and well structured, with nice tannins and savory accents.

$24.99

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Castello di Verduno Basadone

Italy

Organic. From Piedmont and made from 100% Pelaverga, a local varietal that is not used by many producers anymore. This is a lovely wine with flavors of flowers, herbs, and red fruits. Light in color and body with a silky smooth texture, the Basadone displays incredible balance and freshness.

$27.99

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De Forville San Rocco Nebbiolo d'Alba

Italy

Longer fermentation than the Langhe Nebbiolo. Intense aromas of cedar wood and ripe red cherry. Medium to full-bodied, with chewy, pronounced tannins. Upfront flavors of dried black trumpet mushrooms with layers of tar, cigar-box, and tobacco. Cherry compote and red apple skin on the finish.

$22.99

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Sottimano Barbaresco

Italy

Violet, pipe tobacco, woodland berry and sandalwood aromas form an enticing bouquet. It's linear and radiant, delivering cranberry, red cherry, cake spice, star anise and chopped herb. Firm, fine-grained tannins provide the framework.

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Zenato Amarone della Valpolicella

Italy

Ruby red in color, intoxicating aromas of dried black cherries, cassis, truffles, and chocolate fudge leap out of the glass. The resulting wine is silky, luscious, and complex, with a lingering finish. Pair this wine with osso bucco, Bordelaise sauces, wild boar ravioli, or grilled cowboy ribeyes.

$69.99

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Flavia Taillè Frappato Perricone

Italy

Organic. A blend of two indigenous Sicilian varietals: Frappato and Perricone. Notes of of cherry, blackberry, sarsaparilla and plum delicately linked to notes of cloves, olive compote and licorice. Well structured, elegant, and intense aromas. Pair with chicken, burgers, and tapas.

$19.99

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Masciarelli Montepulciano

Italy

Rich and ripe dark cherry fruit along with attractive spicy, smoky notes. Fleshy and full, with surprising depth and length.

$12.99

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Torracina Nero d'Avola

Italy

Grapes from this wine are dried for 15 days before pressing in order to concentrate their flavors. Aromas of figs, dates and grilled plums lead to surprisingly refreshing flavors of dried strawberries, macerated cherries and cooked cranberries with a dab of baking spices and chocolate-covered figs.

$14.99

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Giacomo Mori Chianti

Italy

Mori's 2017 Chianti is a solid choice for drinking now and over the next few years. Dark cherry, spice, leather, licorice and dried herbs give the 2017 a bit more kick and richness than is the norm. The warm, dry vintage yielded a slightly cooked, jammy version of the estate's Chianti.

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Notarpanaro Negroamaro

Italy

Aromas of brandied cherries, spiced game and herbs on the nose. The soft tannins and a savory palate makes it a versatile wine.

$19.99

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Vallana Barbera

Italy

Heavy red berry and wet forest floor aromas. Smooth, fairly light body; subtle bouquet of red berry fruit, cherry, plum and slightly spicy. Very dry and medium bodied. Rustic!

$15.99

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Carlo Giacosa Nebbiolo

Italy

Punchy, bright, and plenty of natural freshness. Full fruity nose, showing nice raspberry and red currant overtones, and dried violets. Fine, silky mouthfeel, good structure and nice minerality. Pairs nicely with meat starters, stuffed pasta, and fried red and white meats. A good match too for medium mature cheeses.

$24.99

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Pira Barolo Serralunga

Italy

Intense garnet red with orange reflections. The nose is elegant and complex, with notes of leather and hay, earth and spice. The flavor is persistent and supple with a good balance between tannins and acidity.

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Surrau Naracu Cannonau

Sardinia - Italy

Aromas of crushed stone giving way to violet pastille, blueberries and a dusting of confectioner's spice. It's silky and round, with ripe blackberry fruit, a coating of minerals and fine tannins. Structured with echoes of licorice and lavender lingering long in its finish.

$17.99

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Scaia Corvina

Italy

The ultimate pizza wine! Loads of black pepper, currants, and fresh cherries. As well as bright herbal & spiced aromatics, plums and black tea.

$13.99

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Feudo Antico Montepulciano

Italy

Organic. Not too light and not too big, it seems always to be well balanced between its fruit and earth qualities and between the ripeness of its flavor and the pull of its tannins.  Delicious with dark red fruit, this would be perfect with almost any pasta dish or grilled meats.

$12.99

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Tenuta Tascante Ghiaia Nera Etna Rosso

Italy

100% Nerello Mascalese. This medium-bodied, elegant, and finely textured wine is from the volcanic slopes of Etna. With subtle aromas of orange peel, cherries, and dried flowers; and loaded with tart cherries, cassis, hint of smoke, spice and excellent minerality. Pair with pasta, mushrooms, fowl, and aged cheeses.

$22.99

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Lucignano Chianti

Italy

Classically styled Chianti with more depth and body than most. Fruity, intense, black cherry, and violet notes; with moderate acidity and finishes with prominent tannins.

$14.99

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Uccelliera Rosso di Montalcino

Italy

Highly limited in production, featuring an unusually powerful nose. This med-red colored wine is filled with aromas of crunchy dark cherries and black currants, compounded by smoky and tobacco notes. Pure and unctuous in the mouth with loads of fruit and glycerin. Finishes with balance and ripe tannins.

$29.99

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Marchesi di Grésy "Monte Aribaldo" Dolcetto d'Alba

Italy

Organic. Aromatically this wine has on nose of bright, tart and brambly red berry fruits, and a hint of wild flowers. On the palate there is medium acidity with flavors of fresh cut cedar, cranberries, and a touch of baking spice. 

$21.99

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Moccagatta Barbaresco

Italy

Toasty oak wraps around the plum and cherry fruit in this lush red. Accents of menthol, tar and tobacco chime in as this builds to a long finish. Balanced and fresh.

$45.99

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Fenocchio Barolo Cannubi

Italy

Rich and sumptuous yet with plenty of structure the Cannubi dazzles from the very first taste. Rose petal sweet red cherry mint blood orange and incense are some of the many notes that lift from the glass. On the palate the Cannubi impresses with its sense of vertical structure and gravitas.

Out of stock

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Cos Frappato

Italy

Organic. Aromas of wild flowers, red berry blossoms and herbal spices. In the mouth, flavors of raspberry, orange peel and sweet spices emerge with subtle acidity and soft tannins. Beautiful freshness and vibrancy in every sip. Serve with a slight chill.

$32.99

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Rosso Dei Politici Montepulciano

Italy

1 liter bottle! A ripe, soft, gulpable wine. It's a richer wine than expected, a delicious blast of black cherry and meaty, earthy flavor perfect for Bolognese.

$12.99

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San Giuseppe Cool Sweet Red

Italy

Complex, satisfying and suited to light red meats and fish dishes. With a touch of sweetness, this  light red wine can take a little chill in the fridge before serving. A perfect summer red!

$12.99