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- 2 - Dry
- Now to 2024
- 13% Alcohol
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Based in the southern region of Basilicata – often described as the arch in Italy’s foot – Alovini is owned and run by the accomplished winemaker Oronzo Alò.
He founded the estate in 2003, putting into practice all the knowledge and experience he had gained over many years working for local co-operatives, during which time he had helped to revolutionise the region’s winemaking by updating equipment and methods.
The vineyards here are incredibly picturesque, with both Mount Vulture’s seven peaks and Acerenza’s Norma Basilica looming over the aglianico vines. Signor Alò is a bright and gifted winemaker who combines a deep knowledge and respect for local grape varieties (greco and aglianico in particular) with a modern approach to capturing maximum levels of fruit.
He acknowledges that he learnt a great deal from flying Bordeaux winemaker Jacques Lurton, who made several vintages in the co-operatives where Alò previously worked. The endless stainless-steel tanks, pumps, filters and state-of-the-art bottling lines on view at Alovini are evidence of the owner’s love of all the latest wine wizardry – and he also has a real talent for designing wine labels.
2020 vintage reviews
2019 vintage reviews
Sabina Tempranillo, Navarra 2021
A modest, inexpensive Spanish red from the country's most famous grape. This ...
Price:£39.00 Case of 6
The Society's Sicilian Reserve Red 2019
Italy Nero d'Avola
Produced for us from nero d'Avola grapes grown in the Ragusa and Agrigento re...
Price:£105.00 Case of 12
Bin #013 Pedro Ximenez Seco, Montilla-Moriles 2021
This light, unfortified white was fermented and matured in large concrete amp...
Price:£87.00 Case of 6
Percheron Shiraz-Mourvèdre, Western Cape 2021
South Africa Syrah Mourvedre
Popular South African blend from a cracking vintage, rich and generously frui...
Price:£90.00 Case of 12
The Society’s Verdicchio Classico 2021
One of Italy's best buys, Verdicchio makes wonderfully vibrant, crisp and ref...
Price:£102.00 Case of 12
Les Pierres Bordes Marsanne-Viognier, Pays d'Oc 2022
This marriage of two Rhône grape varieties from the Minervois-Saint-Chinian b...
Price:£87.00 Case of 12
Lowlands Heritage Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2021
New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc
The Holdaway family has excelled once again, with a wine which perfectly capt...
Original price: £10.95 Current price: £8.95
Original price: £131.00 Current price: £107.00
Adega de Pegões Colheita Seleccionada, Península de Setúbal 2021
Remarkable complexity and flavour at a modest price. Aged briefly in oak, thi...
Price:£46.50 Case of 6
Baccolo Appassimento Rosso Veneto 2021
This popular Veneto red's opulent rich style is achieved by partial natural a...
Price:£46.50 Case of 6
The Society’s Chianti Rùfina 2019
A great-value Chianti. Perfumed and pure with violet, strawberry, cherry and ...
Price:£114.00 Case of 12