Loredan Gasparini Venegazzu
|CAPO DI STATO 2009 (case of 6) – $ 56.95
IGT Colli Trevigiani. French President Charles De Gaulle’s favorite wine! 50 year old vines, 110 meters above sea level, this Cabernet Sauvignon ,Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Malbec blend is considered one of the finest Italian wines ever made. 18 months in French oak, full malolactic fermentation creating a complex and elegant wine. Deep blackberry and black currant fruit with hazelnut shadings and dried rose petals. Simply stunning!
Now available in 375ml as well (case of 12) 2008 – $31.95
|ASOLO PROSECCO SUPERIORE BRUT DOCG – $ 19.50
A beautifully structured Prosecco. Defined with apple hints and pineapple, and on the nose, yellow flowers and just mowed hay. Persistent with a lovely froth. Sings of summer!
|VENEGAZZU DELLA CASA 2011 IGT TREVISO HILLS $29.95
The ultimate expression of the terroir of Venegazzù, This “baby” Capo Di Stato uses the same bordeaux varietals as the Capo but with 18 months in Oak. Approachable now, this blend of Cabernet, Merlot, Cab Franc and Malbec opens elegantly with whiffs of tobacco, dark fruit, and an unmistakable meatiness.
Back in Ontario for the first time in a decade.