Why Italian Wines

Italian Vino Network Ranging from every flavour, colour and style, the Italian wine culture is without doubt the most interesting of all, not only for the genuineness of flavours and ingredients, but also for the folklore that dates back thousands of years. If you like good wine, Italians have all you are looking for. Uniqueness, tradition, value and an industry that has been in the forefront of technology for thousands of years.

Barolo DOCG 2008 Aurelio Settimo Rocche (Piemonte)

Barolo DOCG 2008 Aurelio Settimo Rocche (Piemonte)This garnet-red wine with ruby hues has an intense nose hinting at spices and liquorice. Well-structured and supple, with appealing tannins and good balance. Denomination: DOCG Region: Piemonte Grapes: Nebbiolo Vintage: 2008 Alcohol percentage: 13.5 % Ageing Potential: 15-18 years Number of bottles produced: 7,680 Ageing: 12 months in concrete tanks, 24 months in big oak casks of French wood... Read More »

Moscato Zebo – Pellegrino (Sicilia)

Moscato Zebo – Pellegrino (Sicilia)Tasting Notes The 2010 Zebo Moscato is an extremely refreshing lightly sparkling wine with notes of fresh nectarine, melon and white peach. Delicate, slightly sweet with a long lingering finish. Terroir Zebo Moscato is sourced from family owned vineyards in Sicily’s Marsala and Pantelleria regions. Vines are planted on southeast facing slopes and average 20... Read More »

Falanghina Vivi DOC – Feudi San Gregorio (Campania)

Falanghina Vivi DOC – Feudi San Gregorio (Campania)Tasting notes: The color is straw yellow with bright green hues. The aroma is intense and persistent with hints of white flowers and small fruits. The taste is fresh and balanced, with a clean finish. Food pairings: Ideal as an aperitif, any type of appetizer, dishes based on fish and vegetables, fresh cheeses. Name: Falanghina Sannio DOC Nel Sannio, since... Read More »

Aglianico DOC Terradora (Campania)

Aglianico DOC Terradora (Campania)A young easy to drink style of wine with soft flavours and subtle oak characters. A medium-bodied dense ruby/purple red wine that makes attractive drinking as a young wine. In the glass the wine is a bright dark cherry red with spicy aromas of ripe berries, violets and a slight gamey character.  Food pairings: It accompanies... Read More »