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Antinori Tignanello 2013 750ml

Rated 97 - #70 Top 100, 2016 - This is amazing on the nose with blackberry, black truffle, dried cherry and hints of tobacco. So complex on the...
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Luce Della Vite 2010 750ml

Rated 98 - #7 Top100 Italian, 2013 - This is clearly the greatest Luce ever. A wine with currants and blueberries with hints of flowers and spices....
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Tenuta Dell'ornellaia Ornellaia Bolgheri 2013 750ml

Rated 98 - #84 Top 100, 2016 - Amazing graphite and violet aromas with dark fruits. Medium to full body, ultra-velvety tannins and a long and...

High End Collectibles Italy

Below is an ever-changing listing of wines that we consider to be “collectible”, wines that are rare, exceptional, back-vintage gems, or a combination of the 3. Many are list-only wines, which are not normally offered for retail. These wines, which make great gifts, will improve from additional bottle age, when properly stored, and may show the greatest potential to increase in value. All are in-stock with very, very limited quantity. Every one of these spectacular wines was purchased from private sellers and has undergone very strict vetting for provenance, authenticity and condition.

There are few countries in the world with a viticultural history as long or as illustrious as that claimed by Italy. Grapes were first being grown and cultivated on Italian soil several thousand years ago by the Greeks and the Pheonicians, who named Italy 'Oenotria' – the land of wines – so impressed were they with the climate and the suitability of the soil for wine production. Of course, it was the rise of the Roman Empire which had the most lasting influence on wine production in Italy, and their influence can still be felt today, as much of the riches of the empire came about through their enthusiasm for producing wines and exporting it to neighbouring countries. Since those times, a vast amount of Italian land has remained primarily for vine cultivation, and thousands of wineries can be found throughout the entire length and breadth of this beautiful country, drenched in Mediterranean sunshine and benefiting from the excellent fertile soils found there. Italy remains very much a 'land of wines', and one could not imagine this country, its landscape and culture, without it.