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Lamuri Nero d’Avola Sicilia- 2010

Lamuri, which stands for “Love” in Sicilian dialect, is a 100% Nero d’Avola wine produced by the Tasca d’Almerita winery in Sicily. The Nero d’Avola grapes come from 10-15 year old vines that are planted in sandy soils and combined with the local micro-climate gives this Lamuri its unique character. The wine is dark ruby-red […]

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Pio Cesare Dolcetto d’Alba 2011

The Pio Cesare winery near Alba in Italy’s Piedmont region was founded in 1881 and now his great-grandson Pio Boffa, continues the tradition of high quality viticulture and innovative wine making. Dolcetto is a dark red grape variety primarily grown in the Piedmont area in Nort-West Italy. While the name would imply sweetness, most Dolcetto […]

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Costera Argiolas 2010

The 2010 Costera is a wonderful Sardinian wine from Argiolas and was given 90 points by The Wine Advocate. It is produced from Grenache (Cannonau) grapes, which give this wine its dark ruby red color and full body. The 2010 Costera has a nicely structured flavor profile of dark cherries and plum with spices and […]

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