Category Archives: Nero d’Avola

Chiaramonte Firriato 2010

$9.99 Sicily, Italy Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 32749   The 2010 Nero d’Avola Chiaramonte bursts from the glass with lovely inner perfume and sweetness in its red berries, flowers, mint, licorice and spices. A short period of aging in cask … Continue reading

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Colosi Rosso Sicilia 2009

$11.99 Sicily, Italy PLCB Code# 45592 Polished and ripe, displaying a rustic edge to the spicy plum and crushed cherry notes, as hints of underbrush emerge in the slightly grippy finish. Drink now. 18,500 cases imported. –NW 85 Points Wine Spectator … Continue reading

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Tasca d’Almerita LaMuri Nero d’Avola 2008

$19.99 Sicily, Italy PLCB Code# 17193 Blackberry and plum notes remain lively in this medium-weight red, as wild herb and grippy tannins frame the minerally finish. Nero d’Avola. Drink now. –NW 87 Points Wine Spectator Mar 31, 2011   The 2008 … Continue reading

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