Northern Italy

Northern Italy

  • Begali, Valpolicella Classico, 2016

    Product Code: BEF116

    Begali, Valpolicella Classico, 2016

    “Basically 2/3 Corvina and 1/3 Rondinella, unoaked. This is the sort of life-enhancing wine which restores one’s faith in Valpolicella. Offering a...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Light Bodied

    Rated 1 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Veneto
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 12.5%
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  • Azienda Agricola Boasso, Dolcetto D'Alba 2015

    Product Code: BOA115

    Azienda Agricola Boasso, Dolcetto D'Alba 2015

    “Not a light example, but a lively, black cherry and cranberry flavoured wine, lightly oaked, with plenty of substance. Now-2020”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Light

    Rated 2 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Piedmont
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13.5%
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  • Taliano, A Bon Rendre, Barbera d'Alba, 2017

    Product Code: TAN117

    Taliano, A Bon Rendre, Barbera d'Alba, 2017

    “About 1/3 of the wine is aged in old vats. This is crafted in a supple, easy-drinking style, with pretty raspberry and curranty fruit, creamy, with...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Piedmont
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13%
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  • Taliano, Blagheur, Nebbiolo d’Alba, 2015

    Product Code: TAN315

    Taliano, Blagheur, Nebbiolo d’Alba, 2015

    “A Blagheur, in the local half-French dialect, is one who exaggerates. Just rounded by a year of ageing in a mix of old vats and used oak French...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Langhe
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Begali, Valpolicella Ripasso, La Cengia, 2015

    Product Code: BEF215

    Begali, Valpolicella Ripasso, La Cengia, 2015

    “2/3 Corvina and 1/3 Rondinella, crafted in the Ripasso style by which the wine is left on the skins of the desiccated grapes used after the...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Veneto
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Boasso, Grappoli, Langhe Rosso, 2015

    Product Code: BOA215

    Boasso, Grappoli, Langhe Rosso, 2015

    “About 50% Nebbiolo, 40% Barbera and 10% Dolcetto, all grown around Serralunga, given a year in old vats. Delightfully winning, with the juiciness of...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium-Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Piedmont
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13.5%
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  • Taliano, Roche dra Bossora, Roero Riserva, 2012

    Product Code: TAN212

    Taliano, Roche dra Bossora, Roero Riserva, 2012

    “Named after large ravines which score the Roero hills. Roero Riserva must be aged for a total of 32 months before release, including a minimum of six...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Piedmont
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14.5%
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  • Begali, Tigiolo, IGT Veronese, 2014

    Product Code: BEF314

    Begali, Tigiolo, IGT Veronese, 2014

    “45% Cab. Sauvignon and Corvina with 5% of Merlot and Rondinella, made using some dried grapes. California Cab meets Amarone - pure, intensely...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Veneto
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14.5%
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  • Begali, Amarone della Valpolicella Classico, Monte Ca’ Bianca, 2013

    Product Code: BEF513

    Begali, Amarone della Valpolicella Classico, Monte Ca’ Bianca, 2013

    “All in French barriques, 1/3 new. This has the air of a very fine wine: smart oak, superb aromatics; and intense black fruit cut by stimulating...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Veneto
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 16%
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  • Boasso, Barolo Gabutti, 2013

    Product Code: BOA413

    Boasso, Barolo Gabutti, 2013

    “"Cask sample. Tasted blind. Healthy mid ruby. A little marked by oxidation due to the fact that this is a barrel sample. Supple fruit with...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Piedmont
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Begali, Amarone della Valpolicella Classico, 2014

    Product Code: BEF413

    Begali, Amarone della Valpolicella Classico, 2014

    “From one of the grand dynasties of Amarone, made from selected bunches of grapes dried in the autumn on straw to concentrate the sugars and dry...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Veneto
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 16%
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  • Azienda Agricola Boasso, Barolo, Serralunga d’Alba 2012

    Product Code: BOA312

    Azienda Agricola Boasso, Barolo, Serralunga d’Alba 2012

    “From several sites in the commune of Serralunga, this offers a delightfully open perfume of raspberries and roses, and a plush, concentrated but...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Piedmont
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Taliano, Barberesco, Ad Altiora, 2013

    Product Code: TAN513

    Taliano, Barberesco, Ad Altiora, 2013

    “Ad Altiora implies aiming higher…  This is from 100% Nebbiolo grown in the calcareous Bris Montersino vineyard. Open, gorgeous perfume –...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: Italy
    • Region: Piedmont
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14.5%
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