Merchant Picks By Region

Merchant's Pick by region: Lombardy

  1. Calling All Barolo And Barbaresco Fans
    April 30, 2018

    Striking!

    Antonio Galloni calls the 2010 Ar.Pe.Pe. Sassella "striking from the first taste."

    However, we think this eight year old Ar.Pe.Pe. is striking down to the very last drop!

    North of Piedmont, at the foot of the Alps, Lombardy's Valtellina region is the source...

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  2. Nebbiolo Of The North | Barolo's Cooler Cousin
    May 23, 2016
    If you've never been to the Italian hills of Valtellina, allow us to take you there one glass at a time. There, just near the Swiss border, the Nebbiolo grape retains its classic structure and attains the finesse and precision of a red Burgundy like nowhere else on...
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  3. Italy's Highest Honor Ten Years And Counting!
    March 08, 2010
    If wine were like the movies then the 2006 Rainoldi Fruttaio Ca' Rizzieri would get the Oscar for Best Motion Picture!
        For several years, this delicious Amarone style Italian red (called Sfursat locally) has received a Tre Bicchieri award, Italy's highest honor....
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