Barolo? Waiting 25 years for something big isn’t sexy. Brunello? Some things that are hard aren’t that sexy. Amarone? Weight can sometimes be a turn-off, especially when it is on top of you. No, I’m thinking a whole different way.
Petra Alto Sangiovese 2008 - suggested retail $50-60.
Binomio Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2008 - suggested retail $40-50.
Pio Cesare "Piodilei" 2010 Langhe Chardonnay - suggested retail $36-40.
LiVeli “Askos” 2011 Verdeca - suggested retail $ 15-20.
Regina di Renieri 2009 - suggested retail $35-40.
Vin Santo del Chianti “Red Label” from De Renzis Sonnino - suggested retail (500ml. bottle) $35-40.
These aren’t my everyday wines. These aren’t my collect and put away for 20 year wines. These aren’t the wines I open with my wine geek friends. These are wines that make me excited. They make me feel young. They are the sexy Italian wines that I love.
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