This was probably our biggest hit, out of all the tastings we did during the Galway Food Festival. For those who came to the second tasting the Chardonnay Tasted was the Rivera ‘Preludio n.1’ 2011 from Puglia which retails @ €14.95 instead of the Barale Chardonnay.

ITALY TIP TO TOE TASTING

PIEDMONT

  1. BARALE MOSCATO D’ASTI 2011 €17.95
  2. BARALE CHARDONNAY 2010 €14.95
  3. BARALE BARBERA D’ABLA 2010 €17.95

VERONA

  1. COLLEVENTO PROSECCO NV €17.95
  2. MONTE ZOVO LUGANA 2011 €17.95
  3. MONTE ZOVO RIPASSO 2009 €17.95

FRIULI

  1. ANTONUTTI FRIULANO 2011 €13.95
  2. ANTONUTTI SAUVIGNON BLANC 2011 €13.95

TUSCANY

  1. IL POGGIONE BIANCO DI TOSCANA 2011 €13.95
  2. IL POGGIONE ‘LO SBRANCATO 2011 €12.95
  3. IL POGGIONE ROSSO DI MONTALCINO 2010 €17.95

ABRUZZO

  1. FARNESE COLLINE TERMANE MONTEPULCIANO D’ABRUZZO 2007 €17.95

SICILY

  1. DONNAFUGATA SHERADZE 2011 €16.95

PUGLIA

  1. RIVERA ‘MARESE’ BOMBINO BIANCO 2012 €12.95
  2. RIVERA ‘SCARIAZZO’ FIANO 2010 €12.95
  3. RIVERA ‘RUPICOLA’ ROSSO CATEL DEL MONTE 2010 €12.95
  4. RIVERA ‘CAPPELLACCIO’ AGLIANICO 2005 €17.95