Dacapo Barolo 2010 (2nd Tasting)

Synopsis, Our Opinion: A noteworthy Barolo value. Producer/Winery: Renata Bonacina; Dacapio; Agliano Terme, Italy. Grape Variety: Nebbiolo. Geographic Appellation, Region, Country: Barolo; Piedmont, Italy. Vintage: […]

Banfi Chianti Classico Reserva 2017

Synopsis, Our Opinion: A drinkable, rough-hewn and mediocre Chianti Classico Reserva. Producer/Winery: Castello Banfi; Montalcono, Italy. Grape Variety: Sangiovese blend – Sangiovese, Canaiolo Nero and […]

Alla Costiera Bianco Costiera 2018

Synopsis, Our Opinion: Unusual, but VERY NICE white blend that was priced way below its value. Producer/Winery: Filippo Gamba; Azienda Agricola Alta Costiera; Vo’ Euganeo, […]

AR.PE.PE. Rosso di Valtellina 2016

Synopsis, Our Opinion: An OUTSTANDING VALUE Nebbiolo. Producer/Winery: AR.PE.PE. Agricola; Sondrio, Italy. Grape Variety: Nebbiolo. Geographic Appellation, Region, Country: Rosso di Valtellina; Valtellina; Lombardia, Italy. […]

G.D. Vajra Langhe Pinot Nero 2015

Synopsis, Our Opinion: A unique and courageous Pinot Noir. Producer/Winery: G.D. Vajra; Grape Variety: Pinot Nero. Geographic Appellation, Region, Country: Langhe; Piedmont, Italy. Vintage: 2015 […]

Maso Canali Pinot Grigio 2019

Synopsis, Our Opinion: It was quite easy drinking and there were not any undesirable tastes, but we simply called it a stodgy Pinot Grigio. Producer/Winery: […]

Barone Fini Trentino Merlot 2017

Synopsis, Our Opinion: A “Not Bad” Merlot. Producer/Winery: Nosio SPA; Mezzocorona, Italy. Grape Variety: Merlot. Geographic Appellation, Region, Country: Trentino, Italy. Vintage: 2017 Price: $8.99 […]