Ronco del Gnemiz Colli Orientali del Friuli 'Rosso Di Gnemiz' 2015
Ronco del Gnemiz is one of Friuli’s most exciting producers, crafting wines under the oversight of Serena Palazzolo, all over the viticultural spectrum. From single-vineyard Sauvignon Blancs, to boisterous Bordeaux blends, the winery’s meticulous use of barrel fermenting, as well as precise attention to detail, has garnered much attention from the international market. Their ‘Rosso di Gnemiz’ is a Merlot dominant blend, rounded out with 15% Cab Sauv and 15% Cab Franc. Supple, easy-drinking, and full of luscious dark fruit flavors; perfect for lovers of the Right Bank.
Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
Italy's northeastern-most corner, where the Slavic, the Austro-Hungarian and the 'Italian' all meet in the cuisine and the wines – including, most notably, some of Italy's greatest varietal whites.