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Alpha Zeta, `A` Amarone della Valpolicella,  Valpolicella, Veneto, 2016
Alpha Zeta
Amarone della Valpolicella A Alpha Zeta 2016
Alpha Zeta, `A` Amarone della Valpolicella,  Valpolicella, Veneto, 2016  85% Corvina/Corvinone , 15% Rondinella matured in oak (a mixture of large 'botti' and French oak barriques) for 18 months before bottling. This Amarone is...
£32.50
Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico, Veneto, Italy 2016
Cantina di Negrar
Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico Negrar 2016
Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico, Veneto, Italy 2016 Grape varieties, Corvina, Rondinella, Molinara  Intense and persistent, ethereal, fruity with hints of cherries and dried prunes, dried flowers and spices. Full bodied and very smooth,...
£24.99
Chianti Classico Chioccioli, Florence, Italy 2016
Chioccioli
Chianti Classico Chioccioli 2016
Chianti Classico Chioccioli, Florence, Italy 2016  85% Sangiovese , 5 % Merlot , 5 % Syrah and 5 % Cabernet Sauvignon aged in oak for 14 months.  This top notch Chianti ia a wine of extraordinary identity, intense with fruity, floral and...
£18.99
Chianti Classico DOCG Geografico, Tuscany, Italy 2016
Geografico
Chianti Classico DOCG Geografico 2016
Chianti Classico DOCG Geografico, Tuscany, Italy 2016  Sangiovese 90%, Canaiolo 10% with 10 months in oak. Intense scents of violets with a dry flavour and good tannins.  Try with roasted meats or cheese.
£14.25
Frascati Superiore Colli di Cantone 2016
Colli di Cantone
Frascati Superiore Colli di Cantone 2016
Frascati Superiore, Colli di Cantone, Lazio, Italy 2016  A blend of Malvasia del Lazio, Malvasia di Candia and Trebbiano toscano. All hand picked, unoaked. Bright pale straw colour. Characteristic grapey nose. Soft, textured palate with a dry and...
£12.00
Recioto Della Valpolicella 2016, Giuseppe Lonardi DOC Classico, Verneto, Italy
Giuseppe Lonardi
Le Arele Recioto Della Valpolicella 2016
"Le Arele" Recioto Della Valpolicella 2016, Giuseppe Lonardi DOC Classico, Verneto, Italy  A blend of Corvina Veronese, Rondinella and Molinara with 20 months in oak.  This sweet red wine has a deep ruby ­colour. The wine has a spicy...
£27.25