Viva Italia! Italian Wine Gift Set
From Prosecco to Chianti, Viva Italia combines six bottles representing the best wine growing regions and varieties of Italy. A diverse collection for the Italian wine lover.
Wine Gift Set Includes:
- Piedmont: Fontanafredda Briccotondo Barbera
Ruby red in color with purple highlights, this wine offers a nose packed with black fruit (especially blackberries and plums), with slight spicy overtones hinting at black pepper and cinnamon. On the palate, sweet, soft tannins come together in a closely-woven texture that combines with great fruit character and crisp freshness.
- Abruzzo: Masciarelli Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Rich and ripe dark cherry fruit, along with attractive spicy, smoky notes. Fleshy and full, with surprising depth and length.
- Sicily: Cusumano Nero d'Avola
Deep ruby red, with violet reflections, the 2016 Nero d'Avola has fresh aromas of red and black berries. fruit-forward with firm tannins and plummy spice flavors.
- Tuscany: Frescobaldi Castiglioni Chianti
Castiglioni Chianti is a deep ruby red with purplish highlights. Notes of small red-berry fruits like mulberry and currant insinuate themselves on the nose, while the ripe plum is perfectly in tune with fragrant violet and geranium. The palate is smooth, warm and elegantly balanced. A long, harmonious finish, good persistency, with a lightly spicy aftertaste.
- Veneto: Zonin Prosecco:
Pale, straw yellow color with subtle green hues, Zonin Prosecco reveals a persistent perlage and rich mousse. The bouquet is refined and elegant, enhanced by pleasing fruity notes. On the palate, the wine is dry and pleasantly fruity with a fresh, aromatic note on the finish. It also reveals an abundance of almonds, and fresh citrus notes.
Rated 90 Points: Wilfred Wong
- Veneto: Tommasi Le Rosse Pinot Grigio
Moon yellow color. Clean and spicy perfume, with typical hints of tropical fruit. Medium-bodied taste with a clean, round and soft taste and a crisp finish.
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Due to the popularity of this gift, wines or vintages sometimes sell out. Should this happen, we will always substitute with wines of equal or greater value.