The Daily Drop - Two Great Wines Under €15

  • NUOVO 02 [Convertito] Castelli del Duca Secco Isabella 2016 Malvasia dei Colli Piacentini - Castelli del Duca Secco Isabella 2016 Malvasia dei Colli Piacentini Lightly sparkling, with aromatic, clean, fresh grapey aromas and light mouth-watering crisp dry fruit. A very lovely aperitif or party wine and a great alternative to Prosecco. The Medici family make a range of excllent Lambrusco and a juicy light Sangiovese under the Medici Ermete […]
  • cantina-di-negrar-corvina Cantina di Negrar Corvina 2015, IGT Verona - Cantina di Negrar Corvina IGT Verona 2015 A lovely light, juicy, fresh, red wine with beautifully defined crunchy dark cherries – a great glugger at a great price. Coming in at a mere 12.5% abv, this would be great on its own, or with a plate of charcuterie and some crusty bread. Good Valpol is […]

    The Top Drop - Two Great Wines Over €15

  • Soave filippi Soave Colli Scaligieri Castelcerino 2015 Filippi - Soave Colli Scaligieri Castelcerino 2015, Filippi A quite delicious light Soave with a waxy touch, some peach and yellow apple fruits mixing in with marzipan and a lively streak of mineral acidity. Made from biodynamically grown grapes with minimal sulphur, it has a pleasant leesy touch too. Drink by itself or with lighter seafood dishes. […]
  • 45781_La-Quercia-Montepulciano-DAbruzzo-Montepulciano La Quercia, Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2014 - La Quercia, Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2014 A very smooth elegant concentrated wine with subtle ripe plums and black cherries. Tannin-free, supple and very moreish. This went down perfectly over dinner with a few close friends. We ate Rachel Roddy’s pot roast lemon chicken with potatoes, anchovy and rosemary, my new favourite chicken recipe. As with Soave, […]