The Alpine regions of Italy are a treasure trove of ancient grape variety and delicious wines. Ignore at your peril
Valtellina is the home of steep vineyards and the most interesting Nebbiolo anywhere. Aosta has a diversity of varieties rarely seen on such a small territory. And of course Alto Adige is the home of Lagrein, Traminer, and so much more.
Lagrein Riserva DOC Frauenrigl 2015, Kellerei Kurtatsch Kellerei KurtatschBold but fresh Lagrein full of subtle Alpine minerality
La Cruus 2015, Inferno Valtellina Superiore, Mamete Prevostini Mamete PrevostiniA worthy award winner
Lagrein Riserva DOC Frauenrigl Kellerei Kurtatschcomplex Lagrein that never fails to impress
La Cruus Mamete PrevostiniSimply Fantastic Nebbiolo