Merchant's Pick by Grape

Merchant's Pick by Grape: Ruche

  1. 99 pt Piedmont Panache!
    February 27, 2018

    Something magical is happening at the Montalbera winery. With consecutive 99 point reviews, the quality of Montalbera's Laccento is undeniable.

    Having a barbecue? Laccento is your answer. Having dinner with the boss? You guessed it, Laccento. Having grilled salmon, roasted chicken, or...

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  2. 99 pts and 28 Bucks....Until We Run Out!
    June 08, 2017

    Value is an understatement! At $28 and as long as we have inventory, we will be offering the 2015 Montalbera "Laccento," a 99 pointer from Piedmont. 

       There is something magical happening at the Montalbera winery. A few months...

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  3. 99 pts and 28 Bucks....Until We Run Out!
    May 24, 2016
    We just received a second allocation! As long as we have inventory, we will be offering this 99 point Italian treasure at a staggering 28 bucks! Others claim to have the vintage, but few if any have the wine. We have cases and they are shipping...
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  4. 94 pts | Hot Off The Press
    March 29, 2015

    Monferrato's 94 point Ruche is an outstanding Italian red and an amazing value. Ruché, a Piedmont grape, is often compared to Nebbiolo, the region's noble grape.
         While Ruche (one of the smallest production reds in Italy) has subtle similarities to...

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