• Cantina Valle Tritana Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2019, Abruzzo, Italy

    8 days ago - By Vine Pair

    When it comes to good, inexpensive wines from Italy, those from the central Abruzzo region are often high on the list. The signature red from the region is Montepulciano d'Abruzzo , made from the local Montepulciano variety. It's important to note that this grape has nothing to do with Vino Nobile di Montepulciano , which refers to a wine made from the Sangiovese grape in a town of the same name in Tuscany. No one ever said navigating the wine world was easy.
    When I think of the Abruzzo region, I think of the $10-a-bottle Italian red - more than decent and easy to drink; the kind of wine...
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