Merchant's Pick by Grape

Merchant's Pick by Grape: Sangiovese

  1. One Of The Year's Best!
    September 05, 2019

    This is the #3 Brunello of the 2013 vintage.

    - Wine Enthusiast -

    "In the last 50 or 60 years, Conti Costanti has been heralded as one of the most historic and greatest producers of Brunello di Montalcino,...

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  2. Tuscany's Best Kept Secret!
    August 29, 2019

    Morellino Is The Best Kept Secret In Tuscany.

    From a wedge of Pecorino, to a slice of pizza, to a twirl of fresh pasta with wild game ragu, you cannot go wrong with the 2018 Valdifalco Morellino di Scansano.

    What is a Morellino?

    Morellino is the name of the Sangiovese...

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  3. Perfection Among The Super Tuscan Elites!
    August 16, 2019

    A 100 Point Masterpiece!

    Fontodi's Flaccianello della Pieve needs no introduction. It is among the Super Tuscan elites with the likes of Ornellaia, Sassicaia, Tignanello and Solaia.

    From an iconic vintage, few Tuscan reds can match the quality of...

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  4. Sangiovese To Buy By The Case!
    August 12, 2019

    Why is Monteregio's Riserva in the Top 5?

    A kaleidoscope of flavors abound in this Tuscany beauty!

    Red currant, black cherry, and plush compote provide warming fruit notes on the palate. Dusty tannins give great texture and grip to this silky Sangiovese. There is a faint and...

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  5. Fuggeddaboutit!
    July 17, 2019

    Now That Is Sangiovese!

    The is a traditionally made, old-school, Sangiovese.

    Not jammy.

    Not extracted.

    No oak to mask any flaws.

    The 2016 Val di Suga, Rosso di Montalcino is pure Sangiovese the way it should be made - and enjoyed!

    Prepare your...

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