Italian wine month is back! For the month of September we are celebrating the wines of Italy; every Friday, Saturday and Sunday we open some great bottles for our pouring table. Come in and join us for a sip, try before you buy! We’ll also have our great 6 for 5 offer on all Italian wines, all month – buy any 6 bottles and get the cheapest one absolutely free! To tie in with this amazing offer we will be opening some of our Italian favourites: best sellers as well as those wines we are delighted to have recently added to our shelves. Be sure to drop by and have a sip of these new wines as well as a reminder of some regions you may have not visited for a while.

31st August – 2nd September – ZENATO

Taste a selection from the outstanding Zenato range including:

Ripassa 2014 – €24.95

Valpolicella 2015 – €17.95

Lugana 2016 – €18.95

Soave 2016 – €16.95

 

7th – 9th September – THE GREAT WINES OF PIEDMONT – PRUNOTTO

Recent arrival to our shelves, Pruntto is amongst the top 5 best estates in Piedmont, producing delicious Barbera d’Alba and stunning Nebbiolo wines in the forem of Barbaresco and Barolo.

Barbera d’Alba 2017 – €21.95

Barbaresco 2015 – €38.00

Barolo 2013 – €46.00

 

14th – 16th September – TENUTA LE CALCINAIE

Winemaker Simone Santini is based just outside the small town of San Gimignano in the Tuscan countyside. His Vernaccia regularly wins international awards and his UVA is a leader in sulphite free wine.

Vernaccia di San Gimignano 2017 – €19.95

Chianti Colli Senesi 2016 – €19.95

Ingredienti: Uva, Sangiovese 2017 (Sulphite free wine) – €22.95

 

21st – 23rd September – CHIANTI

Four Chiantis from different producers go head to head to see who’s best!

Peppoli, Chianti Classico 2016 – €24.95

Badia a Coltibuono Chianti Classico 2015 – €24.95

Villa Antinori Chianti Classico Riserva 2013 – €28.95

Santa Cristina Chianti Superiore 2015 – €19.95

 

28th – 30th September – TUSCANY

Outside of Chianti itself, Tuscany offers a huge selection of wines, differing blends and styles. Here are some of our favourites:

Botrosecco Cabernet Sauvignon, Le Mortelle  2015 – €24.95

Vino Nobile di Montepulciano La Braccesca 2015 – €25.95

Achelo Syrah, Cortona 2016 – €16.95

Villa Antinori Toscana Red 2015 – €24.95

Villa Antinori Toscana White 2017 – €19.95