Italian Organics

£91.50£168.00

Organically certified vineyards are increasing every year in Italy as a dry and warm climate make it easier to follow organic practice. Here are three white and three red wines from across the whole peninsula which are all organically certified, fresh and fruity wines to be enjoyed in spring!

  • White | Pieropan Soave Classico | Garganega, Trebbiano di Soave | Veneto | 2019 |  O
  • Red | Capezzana Barco Reale | Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon, Canaiolo, Cabernet Franc | 2017 |  O  V  VG
  • White | Poggiotondo | Vermentino | Tuscany | 2018 |  O  V  VG
  • Red | San Polo Rubio | Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet Franc | Tuscany | 2017 |  O
  • White | Belisario Vigneti B Verdicchio di Matelica | Verdicchio | Matelica, Marche | 2018 |  O  V  VG
  • Red | Zabu Il Passo Verde | Nero d’Avola | Sicily | 2019 |  O

Case of 6 • 1 bottle of each wine • includes delivery • £91.50

Case of 12 • 2 bottles of each wine • includes delivery • £168.00

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White | Pieropan Soave Classico | Garganega, Trebbiano di Soave | Veneto | 2019 |  O

Pieropan’s name is at the heart of Soave Classico. The first to put the name “Soave” on the labels, they have been certified Organic since 2015. Their Soave has pure white flowers, almond blossom perfumes with the typical almond notes.

Red | Capezzana Barco Reale | Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon, Canaiolo, Cabernet Franc | 2017 |  O  V  VG

Barco Reale is the youthful wine from the Capezzana estate in the Carmignano area, just north of Chianti Classico. The estate has been certified organic since 2015. Wines here are made from Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon and are soft, full and fruity.

White | Poggiotondo | Vermentino | Tuscany | 2018 |  O  V  VG

Alberto Antonini’s estate in western Tuscany, Poggiotondo has been certified organic since 2014. Vermentino thrives in this area, which is closer to the seaside and well ventilated.

Red | San Polo Rubio | Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet Franc | Tuscany | 2017 |  O

One of the rising stars of Montalcino: San Polo is owned and managed by the Allegrini family. Their cellar is certified sustainable since 2005, and certified organic since 2017. Rubio is the freshest style of wines: easy to drink, juicy and fruity.

White | Belisario Vigneti B Verdicchio di Matelica | Verdicchio | Matelica, Marche | 2018 |  O  V  VG

This Verdicchio is produced in limited quantities from organically grown grapes, avoiding the addition of sulphites where possible. The result is a complex and unique example of Verdicchio di Matelica with wax and grapefruit aromas.

Red | Zabu Il Passo Verde | Nero d’Avola | Sicily | 2019 |  O

The vineyards for this wine are grown on the lakeside of the Lake Arancio, in Sambuca di Sicilia. The crystal clear water of the lake creates an ideal microclimate for organic winegrowing giving a full, ripe and juicy wine.


Key

  • NV   Non-Vintage
  • B   Certified Biodynamic
  • PB   Biodynamic (not certified but using biodynamic farming principles)
  • O   Certified Organic
  • PO   Practising Organic (not certified but using organic farming principles)
  • V   Vegetarian
  • VG   Vegan