Wine Newsletter

February Wine Specials

Wines of italy

This month, escape to the Italian countryside with these handpicked wine selections from Italy. Whether you’re looking for a lighter wine to pair with grilled chicken or a richer red that pairs delightfully with dark meats, these wines are full of flavor and all priced under $30.

 

Featured wines

 

2016 Benvolio, Pinot Grigio
Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy

$11.99, reg. price $14.50

Delicate nuances of rosewater and lychee on the nose, apple and pear flavors on the palate, with a refreshingly crisp and clean finish.

Pair with: Grilled chicken, sushi & risotto-based dishes

 

 

2017 Saracco, Moscato d’Asti
Piedmont, Italy

$14.99, reg. price $18.50

A fragrant dessert wine, this has intense aromas of citrus blossom, white peach and a touch of sage. The creamy palate offers candied apricot, tangerine zest and ginger.

Pair with: Vanilla cake, crème brûlée, or any of your favorite desserts

 

 

2016 La Fortuna, Rosso Di Montalcino
Tuscany, Italy

$21.99, reg. price $24.25

Showing notes of red cherry, ripe raspberry, baking spices and a touch of chocolate on the finish, this wine is truly lovely.

Pair with: Poultry dishes, roasted pork loin & light pasta dishes

 

 

2014 La Spinetta, Barbera Ca’ Di Pian
Piedmont, Italy

$29.99, reg. price $32.25

This wine has flavors of dark cherry, plum, smoke, tobacco, licorice, and grilled herbs, but it’s the overall balance that is most impressive.

Pair with: Rich & dark meats, mushrooms, herbs & blue cheese