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Italian Red Wine

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Italian Red Wine

While picturesque hillsides, endless coastlines and a favorable climate serve to unify the grape-growing culture of this country. The apparent never-ending world of indigenous grape varieties gives Italy an unexampled charm and allure for its red wines. From the steep inclines of the Alps to the sprawling, warm, coastal plains of the south, red grape varieties thrive throughout.

The kings of Italy, wines like Barolo and Barbaresco (made of Nebbiolo), and Chianti and Brunello di Montalcino (made of Sangiovese), as well as Amarone (mostly Corvina), play center stage for the most lauded, collected and cellar-worthy reds. Less popular but entirely deserving of as much praise are the wines made from Aglianico, Sagrantino and Nerello Mascalese.

For those accustomed to drinking New World reds, the south is the place to start. Grapes like Negroamaro or Primitvo from Puglia and Nero d’Avola from Sicily make soft, ammicable, full-bodied, fruit-dominant wines. Curious palates should be on the lookout for Cannonau (Grenache), Lagrein, Teroldego, Ruché, Freisa, Cesanese, Schiopettino, Rossese and Gaglioppo to name a few.

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  • Tenuta Guado al Tasso (1.5 Liter Magnum) 1997  Front Label
    Tenuta Guado al Tasso (1.5 Liter Magnum) 1997
    Bordeaux Red Blends from Bolgheri, Tuscany, Italy
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    • Ornellaia  1997 Front Label
      Ornellaia 1997
      Bordeaux Red Blends from Bolgheri, Tuscany, Italy
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    • Banfi Excelsus 1997 Front Label
      Banfi Excelsus 1997
      Bordeaux Red Blends from Tuscany, Italy
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    • Luna di Luna Merlot/Cabernet 1997 Front Label
      Luna di Luna Merlot/Cabernet 1997
      Bordeaux Red Blends from Veneto, Italy
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      • Marco Felluga Carantan 1997
        Bordeaux Red Blends from Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
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        • Tenuta San Leonardo  1997 Front Label
          Tenuta San Leonardo 1997
          Bordeaux Red Blends from Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
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        • Tenuta Guado al Tasso  1997 Front Label
          Tenuta Guado al Tasso 1997
          Bordeaux Red Blends from Bolgheri, Tuscany, Italy
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        • Frescobaldi Nipozzano Mormoreto 1997
          Bordeaux Red Blends from Tuscany, Italy
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        • La Palazzola Rubino 1997 Front Label
          La Palazzola Rubino 1997
          Bordeaux Red Blends from Italy
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        • Tenuta San Guido Sassicaia 1997  Front Label
          Tenuta San Guido Sassicaia 1997
          Bordeaux Red Blends from Bolgheri, Tuscany, Italy
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        • Castello dei Rampolla d'Alceo 1997 Front Label
          Castello dei Rampolla d'Alceo 1997
          Bordeaux Red Blends from Tuscany, Italy
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        • Tenuta di Ghizzano Nambrot 1997 Front Label
          Tenuta di Ghizzano Nambrot 1997
          Bordeaux Red Blends from Tuscany, Italy
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          • Vignalta Colli Euganei Gemola Rosso 1997 Front Label
            Vignalta Colli Euganei Gemola Rosso 1997
            Bordeaux Red Blends from Veneto, Italy
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