• "Roccaviva" Rosso Piceno Superiore DOC 2015

      “Roccaviva” Rosso Piceno Superiore DOC 2015

      Deep dark red with fine spicy and berry aromas in nose and mouth and juicy, very soft tannins presents the Roccaviva 2012 from its most beautiful side. A wonderful everyday wine with an unbeatable price-performance ratio. SUPERIORE.DE

      • Bibenda:
      • Vitae:
      • Veronelli :90 points
      • Doctor Wine:90 points
      • Grape Varieties: 70% Montepulciano, 30% Sangiovese
      • Cultivation: conventional
      • Expansion: 12 months barrique and large wooden barrel
      • Development: partial barrique
      • Filtration: yes
      • Alcohol Content: 13,00 % vol
      • Total Extract: 31,00 g/l
      • Total Acidity: 5,00 g/l
      • Residual Sugar: 4,00 g/l
      • Sulfite: 106 mg/l
      • ph-Value: 3,63
      • Closure: natural corks
      • Serving Temperature: 16-18 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2021
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      8,95 €7,99 €
    • "Augenta" Dolcetto d'Alba DOC 2016

      “Augenta” Dolcetto d’Alba DOC 2016

      The intense red-violet Dolcetto from the Augenta vineyard shows an open, fruity aroma, complex on the palate, tannic, acidity and alcohol in wonderful balance and a typical Dolcetto delicate bitter aftertaste. SUPERIORE.DE

      "Dark cherry, plum, smoke, licorice and tobacco are some of the many notes that run through the 2016 Dolcetto d'Alba Augenta. The personality of this site and aging in cask yield a brooding Dolcetto with ample shoulders and notable breadth, not to mention quite a bit of power." Antonio Galloni

      • Gambero Rosso:
      • Bibenda:
      • Vitae:
      • Vinous:90 points
      • Grape Variety: 100% Dolcetto
      • Cultivation: conventional
      • Expansion: 6 to 7 months Stainless steel
      • Development: Stainless steel tank
      • Filtration: yes
      • Alcohol Content: 13,50 % vol
      • Closure: Natural cork
      • Serving Temperature: 16-18 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2022
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      05312216 · 0,75 l · 14,53 €/l · Price incl. VAT, excl. Shippingavailable immediately

      10,90 €
    • "Rosso del Duca" Montepulciano d'Abruzzo DOC 2016

      “Rosso del Duca” Montepulciano d’Abruzzo DOC 2016

      Rosso del Duca is a very classic Montepulciano d'Abruzzo. Powerful fragrance of blueberries, cherries and cocoa, on the palate straightforward and untiring. SUPERIORE.DE

      • Gambero Rosso:
      • Bibenda:
      • Vitae:
      • Grape Variety: 100% Montepulciano
      • Cultivation: close to nature
      • Expansion: 24 months Tonneau
      • Development: wooden barrel
      • Filtration: yes
      • Alcohol Content: 14,00 % vol
      • Total Extract: 30,80 g/l
      • Total Acidity: 5,03 g/l
      • Residual Sugar: 0,99 g/l
      • Sulfite: 141 mg/l
      • ph-Value: 3,63
      • Closure: Natural cork
      • Serving Temperature: 16-18 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2024
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      12092716 · 0,75 l · 15,60 €/l · Price incl. VAT, excl. Shippingavailable immediately

      11,70 €
    • "Aglianico Dal Re" Irpinia DOC 2014

      “Aglianico Dal Re” Irpinia DOC 2014

      Dal Re reveals in its clear ruby red the characteristic aromas of Aglianico with dark fruits and wild berries. Well balanced on the palate, with a delicate structure and an aftertaste that reveals fresh fruity and delicate aromatic notes. SUPERIORE.DE

      "Deep red-ruby. Blackberry, violet and allspice on the nose, complicated by a hint of cherry cola. Sappy and concentrated, offering a chewy texture, spicy dark berry flavors and a hint of cherry syrup on the long, very smooth back half. Outstanding energy and lingering spiciness contribute to this lovely, balanced wine’s infinite charms." Ian d’Agata (vinous.com)

      "This is a solid and complex aglianico with cloves, Cameroon black pepper, blackberries and slate. Full body, tight and refined tannins and a long and flavorful finish." James Suckling

      "Aromas of spiced plum, vanilla, French oak and blue flower lift from the glass. The firm palate offers the taste of espresso, coconut, star anise and wild cherry set against bracing close-grained tannins that give the finish grip." Wine Enthusiast

      • Vitae:
      • Luca Maroni:90 points
      • Vinous:90 points
      • James Suckling:94 points
      • Wine Enthusiast:90 points
      • Grape Variety: 100% Aglianico
      • Cultivation: conventional
      • Expansion: 8 months new barrique
      • Development: barrique
      • Filtration: yes
      • Alcohol Content: 14,00 % vol
      • Total Extract: 30,00 g/l
      • Total Acidity: 5,00 g/l
      • Residual Sugar: 2,70 g/l
      • Sulfite: 122 mg/l
      • ph-Value: 3,56
      • Closure: natural corks
      • Serving Temperature: 16-18 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2021+
      • Food Recommendations: roast lamb
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      13033014 · 0,75 l · 19,87 €/l · Price incl. VAT, excl. Shippingavailable immediately

      14,90 €
    • "Piani" Barbera d'Alba DOC 2015

      “Piani” Barbera d’Alba DOC 2015

      The Barbera d'Alba Piani is pleasantly fresh. A remarkable concentration in its fragrance of dark fruits and sweet aromas of roasted oak. On the palate full, full-bodied, silky textured tannins and harmonious all around. SUPERIORE.DE

      "A wine of power, the 2015 Barbera d'Alba Piani possesses notable intensity in its fruit richness and tannic clout. I tasted the 2015 from barrel prior to bottling. At present, the wine shows some rough edges that will surely soften in time." VINOUS

      • Gambero Rosso:
      • Bibenda:
      • Vitae:
      • Vinous:92 points
      • Grape Variety: 100% Barbera
      • Cultivation: conventional
      • Expansion: 9 months large barrel/barrique
      • Development: partial barrique
      • Filtration: yes
      • Alcohol Content: 14,50 % vol
      • Closure: natural corks
      • Serving Temperature: 16-18 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2021+
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      05312315 · 0,75 l · 19,87 €/l · Price incl. VAT, excl. Shipping5 units available

      14,90 €
    • "Terra" Aglianico del Salento IGT 2014

      “Terra” Aglianico del Salento IGT 2014

      Ruby violet colour, powerful, accessible fragrance with notes of plums and raspberries, very inviting. On the palate discreetly spicy aromas, opens with powerful, gripping tannin, long finish. SUPERIORE.DE

      "Bright, rich ruby with a violet shimmer. Concentrated nose with notes of figs, pickled cherries and plums, Mediterranean spice. Hearty tannin on the palate, with resinous notes at the back, ripe berry fruit, bitter honey aftertaste, slightly drying". Falstaff

      "Lots of ripe blackberries and oyster shell, ivy and resin character. Full body, juicy tannins and a fruit-forward finish." James Suckling

      • Bibenda:
      • Vitae:
      • Veronelli :90 points
      • Luca Maroni:90 points
      • James Suckling:90 points
      • Falstaff:90 points
      • Grape Variety: 100% Aglianico
      • Cultivation: conventional
      • Expansion: 14 months barrique and wooden barrel
      • Development: partial barrique
      • Filtration: no
      • Alcohol Content: 14,50 % vol
      • Closure: natural corks
      • Serving Temperature: 18-20 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2023
      • Food Recommendations: Canneloni with wild boar ragù
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      15092414 · 0,75 l · 21,20 €/l · Price incl. VAT, excl. Shippingavailable immediately

      15,90 €
    • Sauvignon Bianco Collio DOC 2015

      Sauvignon Bianco Collio DOC 2015

      Elegant aromas of gooseberry and lemon followed by a full body with strong fruit and mineral nuances, very stylish and unmistakably high class. SUPERIORE.DE

      "Very delicate yet flavorful sauvignon with kiwis and lemons. Peaches, too. Medium full body, bright acidity and pungent fruit. Dense." James Suckling

      • Gambero Rosso:
      • Bibenda:
      • Vitae:
      • Veronelli :91 points
      • Luca Maroni:90 points
      • James Suckling:93 points
      • Grape Variety: 100% Sauvignon
      • Cultivation: close to nature
      • Expansion: 7 to 8 months Stainless steel
      • Vegan Clearing: yes
      • Development: stainless steel tank
      • Filtration: yes
      • Alcohol Content: 13,00 % vol
      • Total Extract: 20,00 g/l
      • Total Acidity: 5,10 g/l
      • Residual Sugar: 1,00 g/l
      • Sulfite: 96 mg/l
      • ph-Value: 3,34
      • Closure: natural corks
      • Serving Temperature: 10-12 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2021+
      • Food Recommendations: Vegetable dishes, fish soups
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      02070115 · 0,75 l · 22,65 €/l · Price incl. VAT, excl. Shippingavailable immediately

      17,90 €16,99 €
    • Malvasia Bianco Collio DOC 2015

      Malvasia Bianco Collio DOC 2015

      Aromatic white with a fresh bouquet, reminiscent of elderflower. Pure and balanced taste, delicate vinous and independent. SUPERIORE.DE

      "Spices, almonds, pears and cantaloupe on the nose. Full and round with gingerbread and nutmeg aftertaste." James Suckling

      • Gambero Rosso:
      • Bibenda:
      • Vitae:
      • Veronelli :90 points
      • James Suckling:91 points
      • Grape Variety: 100% Malvasia
      • Cultivation: close to nature
      • Expansion: 7 to 8 months Stainless steel
      • Vegan Clearing: yes
      • Development: stainless steel tank
      • Filtration: yes
      • Alcohol Content: 14,00 % vol
      • Total Extract: 20,90 g/l
      • Total Acidity: 4,86 g/l
      • Residual Sugar: 1,30 g/l
      • Sulfite: 91 mg/l
      • ph-Value: 3,52
      • Closure: natural corks
      • Serving Temperature: 10-12 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2021+
      • Food Recommendations: Grilled fish dishes; light meat dishes
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      17,90 €16,99 €
    • Pinot Bianco "Zuc di Volpe" Friuli Colli Orientali DOC 2016

      Pinot Bianco “Zuc di Volpe” Friuli Colli Orientali DOC 2016

      The best grape material provides the Pinot Blanc of the Zuc di Volpe line with intense fruity aromas and a distinctive character. Bright, soft, floral tones, harmonious and juicy, persistent and long. Nice ripening potential. SUPERIORE.DE

      "Plenty of violet and other dried flowers. Cooked apple and pear, too. Full body, layered and flavorful. Rich." James Suckling

      "Luminous straw-green. Very refined aromas of green apple, minerals, white peach and beeswax. Then also very elegant in the mouth, with precise flavors similar to the aromas, nicely extended on the long finish by laser-like but harmonious acidity. This is still a baby and will age well." Vinous

      • Gambero Rosso:
      • Bibenda:
      • Vitae:
      • Doctor Wine:95 points
      • Vinous:93+ points
      • James Suckling:91 points
      • Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Bianco
      • Cultivation: close to nature
      • Expansion: Stainless steel
      • Development: Stainless steel tank
      • Vegan Clearing: yes
      • Filtration: yes
      • Alcohol Content: 13,00 % vol
      • Total Extract: 20,10 g/l
      • Total Acidity: 4,90 g/l
      • Residual Sugar: 1,40 g/l
      • Sulfite: 98 mg/l
      • ph-Value: 3,43
      • Closure: Natural cork
      • Serving Temperature: 10-12 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2023+
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      02021016 · 0,75 l · 23,87 €/l · Price incl. VAT, excl. Shipping< 24 units available

      17,90 €
    • Pinot Grigio Collio DOC 2015

      Pinot Grigio Collio DOC 2015

      White peach in the delicate bouquet of the elegant Pinot Grigio. On the palate fruity, fresh and yet complex. Fine minerals and good length. SUPERIORE.DE

      "A solid and dense wine with layers of dried fruit, pears and apples. Hints of flowers. Plenty of spiciness. Bright acidity makes this lively, and it's also very flavorful." James Suckling

      • Gambero Rosso:
      • Bibenda:
      • Vitae:
      • Doctor Wine:92 points
      • James Suckling:92 points
      • Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Grigio
      • Cultivation: close to nature
      • Expansion: stainless steel
      • Development: stainless steel tank
      • Vegan Clearing: yes
      • Filtration: yes
      • Alcohol Content: 13,50 % vol
      • Total Extract: 21,00 g/l
      • Total Acidity: 4,46 g/l
      • Residual Sugar: 0,30 g/l
      • Sulfite: 96 mg/l
      • ph-Value: 3,41
      • Closure: natural corks
      • Serving Temperature: 10-12 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2021+
      • Food Recommendations: swordfish
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      02070215 · 0,75 l · 23,87 €/l · Price incl. VAT, excl. Shippingavailable immediately

      17,90 €
    • Pinot Grigio Collio DOC 2016

      Pinot Grigio Collio DOC 2016

      White peach in the delicate bouquet of the elegant Pinot Grigio. On the palate fruity, fresh and yet complex. Fine minerality and good length. SUPERIORE.DE

      "Plenty of exotic fruit with spiced pear and white pineapple. Hints of mineral. Full body. Incredible spicy character. Flint. Almost burning spice. Fresh and flavorful at the end." James Suckling

      "Pale straw. Rich, ripe aromas of yellow fruit and flowers, complicated by savory herbs and spices. A tactile, delicately spicy Pinot Grigio. The 15% alcohol speaks of the warm Capriva subzone in the Collio denomination." Ian d’Agata (vinous.com)

      • Gambero Rosso:
      • Bibenda:
      • Vitae:
      • Doctor Wine:91 points
      • Luca Maroni:91 points
      • James Suckling:95 points
      • Vinous:91 points
      • Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Grigio
      • Cultivation: close to nature
      • Expansion: stainless steel
      • Development: stainless steel tank
      • Vegan Clearing: yes
      • Filtration: yes
      • Alcohol Content: 15,00 % vol
      • Total Extract: 21,00 g/l
      • Total Acidity: 4,46 g/l
      • Residual Sugar: 0,30 g/l
      • Sulfite: 96 mg/l
      • ph-Value: 3,41
      • Closure: natural corks
      • Serving Temperature: 10-12 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2022+
      • Food Recommendations: swordfish
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      02070216 · 0,75 l · 25,20 €/l · Price incl. VAT, excl. Shippingavailable immediately

      18,90 €
    • Friulano Collio DOC 2016

      Friulano Collio DOC 2016

      Mineral and luxuriant Friulano with a wonderful scent of figs and bananas. In the taste then further appetising aromas of tropical fruits, apricots and hazelnuts. Very long and as every year great! SUPERIORE.DE

      "This is a solid wine with fantastic depth and power. Plenty of dried peach and lemon. Spice burn. Fresh menthol. Full body. Yet retains its agile and playful nature. Long and flavorful." James Suckling

      "Golden-tinged yellow. Intense nose of white stone fruit, lime cordial, green fig and aromatic herbs. Fresh, juicy and precise, with lovely clarity and cut to the pure stone fruit and citrus flavors. Finishes long and tactile with noteworthy depth and complexity. A wine that would have made Mario Schiopetto proud. Lovely balance: the label sports 14% alcohol but tastes like if it has fewer octanes than that." Ian d’Agata (vinous.com)

      • Gambero Rosso:
      • Bibenda:
      • Vitae:
      • Doctor Wine:94 points
      • Vinibuoni:
      • James Suckling:94 points
      • Vinous:93 points
      • Grape Variety: 100% Friulano
      • Cultivation: close to nature
      • Expansion: stainless steel
      • Development: stainless steel tank
      • Vegan Clearing: yes
      • Filtration: yes
      • Alcohol Content: 14,00 % vol
      • Total Extract: 21,60 g/l
      • Total Acidity: 4,70 g/l
      • Residual Sugar: 1,00 g/l
      • Sulfite: 110 mg/l
      • ph-Value: 3,55
      • Closure: natural corks
      • Serving Temperature: 10-12 °C
      • Storage Potential: 2022+
      • Food Recommendations: San Daniele ham; asparagus
      • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
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      02070416 · 0,75 l · 25,20 €/l · Price incl. VAT, excl. Shippingavailable immediately

      18,90 €
    Things to know about
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    vitae

    The wine guide of the Italian Sommelier Association AIS has been completely redesigned and has been published for the first time since the 2015 edition. VITAE wants to present not only the great and well-known wines, but also wines from smaller and unknown wineries. Particular emphasis is placed on regionality. More than 900 tasters, all AIS sommeliers, will be divided into 162 regional delegations in order to contribute their local expertise.

    From about 30,000 wines submitted, about 10,000 were selected from over 2,000 wineries for the book and described on over 2,000 pages. The evaluation is based on the 100-point system, which uses stylized "vines" is displayed. 400 wines achieved the highest mark in the 2015 edition. SUPERIORE.DE

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