Federal Wine & Spirits

29 State Street, Boston, MA 02109

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The Wines of This Week's Tasting:

Real Italian Whites
July 31, 2019



2016 Albino Rocca La Rocca Cortese: Apple and honeydew with a touch of lemon zest Fresh acidity with notes of almond in the finish.  Very Good Plus to Excellent  31/bottle 27.90/mixed case  26.35/case

2017 Tornatore Etna Bianco: Green apple and mineral with balsam notes, crisp acidity and depth.  Excellent   26.99/bottle 24.30/mixed case  22.95/case

2016 Jankara Vermentino di Gallura:   Pear, peach, lime and grapefruit Salinity and almond in the finish.  Very Good Plus to Excellent  27.99/bottle  25.20/mixed case  23.80/case

2016 Librandi Efeso Val di Neto Bianco:  Peach, apricot, flint and saffron with excellent acidity and texture.  Excellent  26.99/bottle  24.30/mixed case22.95/case

2016 Montenidoli Vernaccia di San Gimignano Fiore:  Elegant and rich with beautiful secondary aromas. Bright crisp citrus, apple and peach with a refreshing bitter note capped by salinity.  Excellent  24.99/bottle  22.50/mixed case  21.25/case

2015 Cotarella Ferentano:  Tropical fruit and fresh herbs with lush full-bodied flavors. Depth, texture, and complexity.  Excellent   29.99/bottle  27/mixed case 25.50/case


7/30 ABPG Case: Special, two each of the above wines - $286

Instore only 7/30 ABPG Pack: Special, one each of the above wines - $152

mix any 6- 11 above wines for 10% off

any 12 or more for 15% off


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           - Peter Hemenway