Our selection of winners listed in Bibenda - Italian Wines' guide.
Ruchè of Castagnole Monferrato DOCG 'Laccento' by Montalbera is a wine with unmistakable character; nice floral notes of rose and violet, fruity notes of apricot and spice emerging with developments make it immediately recognizable in the glass. Perfect throughout the meal.
Soave Classic 'La Rocca' by Pieropan is a white wine just gorgeous. Manufactured by one of the most respected winemakers of the Soave appellation has a history dating back to 1890. An elegant and precious white wine with a unique complexity. A graceful floral bouquet and sweetly fruity, soft and smooth, fresh and mineral.
The "Nero" of Conti Zecca is a great Negramaro who scores each year, which, if they do not exceed 90 cents, always approach him a lot. Long aging: 18 months in French wood barrels, 1 year in oak barrels and 6 months in bottle. Great price / quality ratio, to be put into the cellar. TECHNICAL SHEET
The Plus Venezia Giulia IGT, Cru range, was born from a single vineyard with screws of over 60 years, on top of a beautifully exposed hill, the best example of Bastianich native Friulan. 10% of the grapes are subjected to a drying period to further concentrate the fruit note of the old vines. The equivalent of a White Amarone.
The Terra di Lavoro by Galardi is a wine of great structure and prestige created by the clever blend of Aglianico and Piedirosso, refined in new oak barrels for 12 months. The vintages ranging from 1994 to today have seen a steady growth in the attention of experts and the public.
The Don Luigi Reserve by Di Majo Norante, a champion of the Molise, obtained from the selection of the best and most mature grapes of Montepulciano and Aglianico. A dark wine like ink and a rich, intense structure of great harmony and skillfully matured in small oak barrels gives the best of the game and seasoned cheeses.