Merchant's Pick by Grape

Merchant's Pick by Grape: Arneis

  1. Piedmont's Perfect White!
    September 03, 2019

    Fifteen Years And Counting!

    Whenever I go to an Italian restaurant, this is the first white I look for on a wine list. Even at home, I always have a few bottles chilled as part of my white wine repertoire.

    "The brilliant Bruno Giacosa fashions the finest Arneis...this is my...

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  2. A New Find! A New Favorite!
    September 05, 2018

    An exceptional new find!

    It is not often we are surprised by a new wine. But, two weeks ago, we tasted a stunning Italian white from Ghiomo, an estate located between Langhe and Roero in Piedmont.

    Over the last decade - yes, decade! - we have searched high and low for an...

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  3. 12 Years And Counting | Piedmont's Perfect White!
    February 12, 2018

    This is a new vintage of my favorite Piedmont white. Whenever I go to an Italian restaurant, this is the first white I look for on a wine list. Even at home, I always have a few bottles chilled ready to pair with my favorite piece of fish or pesto dish.

    "The brilliant Bruno Giacosa...

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  4. 11 Yrs And Counting | Piedmont's Perfect White!
    April 11, 2017
    This is a new vintage of my favorite Piedmont white. Whenever I go to an Italian restaurant, this is the first white I look for on a wine list. Even at home, I always have a few bottles chilled ready to pair with my favorite piece of fish or pesto dish.
        "The...
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  5. Piedmont's Perfect Spring and Summer White
    March 09, 2016
    A week or so too early for rosé? Not yet in the mood for the intense lemon, lime notes of Sauvignon Blanc? Do you often enjoy Chardonnay but are looking for a change? Me too!
         This time of year, I tend to reach for an Arnies. Italian whites are some of my...
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