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

Dell'Acate Il Frappato

Italy

Organic. Aromas are fresh and overpowering with hints of red fruits, blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, violet flowers and sage. Fresh and vivacious flavors with a pleasant and persistent closing. Best paired with fresh and aged cheeses, Sicilian red tuna, sushi and sashimi.

$22.99

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.

$17.99

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.

$17.99

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

Mauro Molino Barbera d'Alba

Italy

Bright crimson ruby in color, with spicy red fruit aromas showing notes of wild herbs and forest fruit. Juicy ripe red fruit flavors in the mouth, with beautifully balanced acidity. A very friendly, easy drinking red wine with a lovely fruit from start to finish. Fresh, mellow, and persistent.

$16.99

Blina Barbera d'Asti

Italy

Sustainable. Well-structured and smooth, this wine exhibits an intense bouquet of plum, raspberry and juniper. On the palate, the wine is classic Barbera: red berry flavors with balanced acidity and tannins.

$19.99

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

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

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.

$74.99

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

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.

$11.99

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!

$9.99

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Fabrizio Vella Rosso

Italy

Organic and Unfiltered. 100% Nero d'Avola. A beautiful natural wine with a complex nose, which is spicy and packed full of punchy licorice, chocolate, and dark fruits. Crisp, pleasant and persistent in the mouth. All hand-picked grapes using the best fruit in the vineyards.

$12.99

La Sibilla Campi Flegrei Piedirosso

Italy

This Piedirosso comes from just north of Naples. This is a rare, medium bodied red wine with soft tannins and notes of cherry and cinnamon. Fresh and fragrant with elegant charm: a characteristic bouquet with mineral notes referencing the volcanic nature of the area.

$14.99

Uccelliera Brunello di Montalcino

Italy

Sweet cherry and berry fruit and salty licorice and mineral elements mark this savory red, which is firm yet lively, with plenty of energy on the resonant aftertaste. Fine balance overall.

$67.99

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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

Gatto Grosso Vino Rosso

Italy

Gatto Grasso is a Certified Organic wine from Tuscany. A light bodied wine with lots of cherry, balanced tannin and acidity. This wine is graceful and elegant with a mineral edge that respects the terroir of the region. Great with a light chill. 1 L bottles mean there's more to share! Canaiolo, Mammolo, Sangiovese.

$21.99

Brezza Barbera d'Alba

Italy

Organic. The wine shows notes of ripe red and blue berries and wild herbs, with juicy acidity and a core of earthy minerality. Elegant, smooth and delicious. Drinks beautifully with roasted chicken, rich pastas, risottos, or meat dishes

$24.99

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

Ca' Del Baio Autinbej Barbaresco

Italy

The nose is an intense, fruity aroma reminiscent of raspberries, jam, and violets that give an ethereal feeling accompanied by sweet spicy notes and hints of cocoa. In the mouth, Autinbej is warm, long, persistent and slightly tannic with an aftertaste of fruity notes.

$29.99

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.

$74.99

Francesco Rinaldi Grignolino d'Asti

Italy

Francesco Rinaldi is known for producing superb Barolo. Fresh and tart, with a nose of cherries and almonds, this Grignolino manages to be both exuberant and poised. Elegant, with energetic fruit snapped into shape on the finish by the grapes signature delicate tannin.

$22.99

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

Masciarelli Montepulciano

Italy

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

$11.99

Terre Nere Etna Rosso

Italy

Made from very fine Nerello Mascalese and Nerello Cappuccio from low yielding vineyards. Fresh, fragrant, beautifully slender and with a fine grip, it has a natural polish, a stage presence, as it were. It is an aristocratically liberal wine: enjoy it with whatever food you wish, as long as its properly cooked.

$22.99

A Vita il Rosso

Italy

Organic. Born from vines caressed by the Mediterranean breeze. The nose is delicate, with peony, cherries, and citrus. On the palate it is juicy, fresh, and fruity, followed by soft tannins. Made with Gaglioppo grapes.

$22.99

Castellare Chianti Classico

Italy

Wine Spectator 94 points - #17 TOP 100 WINES - A beam of pure cherry and blackberry fruit defines this intense, racy red, which is firm and tensile, with fine balance and a lingering aftertaste of vibrant fruit, graphite and tobacco flavors. Sangioveto and Canaiolo. Drink now through 2033.

$23.99

Cetamura Cultusboni Chianti

Italy

A delightful Chianti of cherries and fruits of the forest, black tea and violets. The palate is crisp, full of crunchy red fruit and textured by fine grained tannins. On the finish, there are spices of cinnamon and clove that beckons for antipasti and young cheeses.

$13.99

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.

$25.99

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

De Forville Langhe Nebbiolo

Italy

This is a Nebbiolo with striking ruby color and a nose that displays bright red fruits with hints of spice and violet. This complexity is carried onto the palate with racy acidity and oak bringing freshness and structure. The taste is dry, balanced tannins, characterized by a delicate and slightly bitter finish.

$22.99

Sottimano Maté

Italy

Made with Brachetto grapes, the Maté has a very intense color, an elegant nose of spices and rose and a fresh and refined taste. Aromas of licorice, lavender, sage, and dried strawberry lead to a palate of cherry and raspberry. This still, dry wine pairs perfectly with pasta.

$19.99

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.

$44.99

Valpantena Falasco Valpolicella Ripasso

Italy

The wine goes through a second fermentation process as it is passed over crushed skins of Amarone giving the wine more flavor, body, and complexity. The result is this full-bodied, vibrant Valpolicella Ripasso with an underlying core of dried cherry, plum, and raisin, with a touch of spice.

$16.99

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

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