Italian Wines Pt. 2 (Lanterna Distributors) | WYPR

Italian Wines Pt. 2 (Lanterna Distributors)

Dec 12, 2016

Credit jenny downing

Part II of Cellar Notes' rundown on the best Italian wines.   

Price Key:

$=less than $20

$$= $20-40

$$$=$40-60  

$$$$=above $60 

Quality Key:

* = decent wine ** = very good wine *** = superb wine ****= elite

Lunae Colli de Luni Vermentino '15  **  $$

(Big full-flavored wine that pairs very well with seafood)

Tenuta Sant'Anna Pinot Grigio Classico '15  *1/2  $

(A pleasant soft pinot grigio for everyday drinking)

Tenuta Sant'Anna Proseco, Extra Dry NV  ** $  VALUE

(Fruity, fine moussed, over-delivers for the money)

Mesa  Vermentino de Sardegna  Giunco '14  ** $$

(Textbook Vermentino, big, flavor-filled, lots of citrus notes)

Massanoti Custoza, Veneto '15  *** $  VALUE

(Simply a fabulous, lovely wine, soft, tons of flavor, great balance)

Many of these fine wines can be purchased at Reds Wine and Spirits.