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The Wines of This Week's Tasting:

Italian Discoveries, New and Old
January 4, 2023



Italian Discoveries, New and Old



2019 Serego Alighieri Possessioni Bianco:  straw yellow with green highlights. Citrus and pear aromas and flavors. Good structure and refreshing acidity with deep floral notes. Long nutty finish  Very Good Plus Plus  21/bottle, Case 17.99


2020 Cantine Gulino Albanello Pretiosa:  Bright straw with a hint of green. Aromas and flavors of flowers and fresh fruit. Nuts, capers, and salinity in the fresh flavors and balanced acidity. Very Good Plus Plus 21/bottle, Case 17.99

2021 Chiara Ciavolich Pecorino Aries:  Straw yellow, green highlights. Dry mineral, acacia, and jasmine. Crisp fresh peach accented by dry herbs. Sensitive and expressive with rich flavor and a nutty, savory finish. Excellent  21/bottle, Case 17.99

2018 Serego Alighieri Possessioni Rosso: Bright ruby. Cherry, dried berry, pepper, and spices with a touch of licorice. Medium to full-bodied with good structure and soft tannins. Delicious finish. Very Good Plus Plus  21/bottle, Case 17.99

2020 Chiara Condello Sangiovese di Predappio: Bright ruby. Cherry and other red berry notes with terrific texture and notes of spice. Olive blossoms in the finish and velvety acidity. Excellent 26.99/bottle, Case 22.99

2020 Renato Ratti Langhe Nebbiolo Ochetti: Bright ruby. Classic Nebbiolo aromas and flavors with Dark cherry, violets, and spice. The mouthfeel is balanced with moderate tannins and fresh acidity. Long finish. Excellent  26.99/bottle, Case 22.99



Italian Discoveries Case; 2 bottles of each $235

Mix any 12 or more at their discounted case prices


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