Wine Journeys

With our Wine Journeys, you can experience the places, people and flavors of Italy without leaving home!

All Journeys come ready to travel in a complementary, reusable, Italian Cowboy wine tote.


Italian Cowboy wine tote

1. A Tour of Coastal Italy – $103 + tax

Coastal Italy offers an amazing array of varied wines. Here are six, all from Italian coastal provinces

Italian Coastal Tour Wines

– Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi Classico DOC, Ancona, Marche – Lucchetti

– Inzolia Menfi DOC, Agrigento, Sicily – Cantine Barbera

– Aglianico, Campania IGP, Caserta, Campania (Vegan) – Rocca del Dragone

– Pinot Grigio Ramato (i.e., “orange”), Terre di Chieti IGP, Chieti, Abruzzo (organic, biodynamic) – Lunaria

– Morellino di Scansano DOCG, Grosetto, Tuscany – Viticcio

– Primitivo, Salento IGP, Taranto, Puglia – Mocavero


2. Hidden Italian Gems – $94 + tax

Fabulous finds from several of Italy’s less well-known wine regions

Off the beaten path wine journey wines

– Pignoletto Frizzante DOP, Bologna, Emilia-Romagnia – Branchini

– Pecorino, Terre di Chieti IGT, Pescara, Abruzzo – La Piuma

– Salice Salentino DOP Riserva, Lecce, Puglia – Cosimo Taurino

– Riviera del Garda Classico (Valtènesi) DOC, Brescia, Lombardy – La Basia

– Cannonau di Sardegna DOC, South Sardinia, Sardinia – Argiolas

– Merlot/Corvina/Sangiovese Blend, Rosso Veneto IGT, Vicenza, Veneto – Cielo Appasionante


3. Tuscany on a Budget – $93 + tax

A selection of quality Tuscan wines that won’t break the bank

Tuscany on a Budget Wines

– Trebbiano/Malvasia/Sauvignon Blanc/Chardonnay blend, Toscana IGT, Siena, Tuscany – Dievole (Le Due Arbie)

– Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG, Siena, Tuscany – Palagetto

– Malvasia/Trebbiano blend, Toscana IGT, Florence, Tuscany – Ormanni

– Sangiovese/Cabernet Sauvignon/Cabernet Franc blend, Toscana IGP, Pisa, Tuscany (vegan, organic, biodynamic) – Cosimo Maria Masini

– Merlot/Sangiovese/Petit Verdot blend, Toscana IGT, Florence, Tuscany – I Veroni

– Sangiovese/Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot/Petit Verdot blend, Toscana IGP, Florence, Tuscany – Viticcio


4. Explore the Diversity of Sicily – $124 + tax

Sicily is one of Italy’s most dynamic wine regions. Here, we’ve selected a range of wines spanning Sicily’s regions and flavors

sicily wines

– Zibibbo, Sicilia DOC, Pantelleria, Sicily – Donnafugata

– Grillo, Sicilia DOC, Trapani, Sicily (organic) – Tonnino

– Nerello Macalese, Etna Rosato DOC, Catania, Sicily – Graci

– Frappato /Nero d’Avola, Terre Siciliane IGT, Ragusa, Sicily (organic, biodynamic) – Occhipinti

– Etna Rosso DOC, Catania, Sicily – Firriato

– Nero d’Avola, Terre Siciliane IGT, Trapani, Sicily (organic) – LaMura


5. It’s always Summer in Rockport – $92 + tax

With an average high temperature above 70 degrees for nine months of the year, it’s always time for a dockside sipper in Rockport

summer sipper wines

– Cataratto, Terre Siciliane IGT, Trapani, Sicily (organic) – LaMura

– Gavi DOC, Asti, Piedmont – Franco Serra

– Fiano, Puglia IGP, Salento, Puglia (organic, vegan, sustainable) – Zensa

– Pinot Bianco DOC, South Tyrol, Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol – Kellerei Bozen

– Cerasuolo d’Abruzzo DOP, Chieti, Abruzzo (organic, biodynamic) – Lunaria

– Barbera blend, Piedmont DOC, Asti, Piedmont – Marchesi Incisa


6. Champagne Tastes on a Beer Budget – $118 + tax

A selection of complex Italian sparklers at a fraction of the price of French Champagne.

Sparkling Wine Journey

– Lambrusco di Sorbara metodo classico DOC Rosé, Modena, Emilia-Romagna – Cantina Della Volta

– Pinot grigio pet nat / skin contact (“orange” wine), Chieti, Abruzzo (organic, biodynamic, no added sulfites) – Lunaria

– Pinot nero and chardonnay blend, metodo classico, Millesimato, Asti, Piedmont (grown without chemicals or pesticides) – Contratto

– Prosecco Superiore Valdobbiadene Brut DOCG, Treviso, Veneto – Fagher

– Glera Frizzante, Marca Trevigiana IGT, Treviso, Veneto – Bisson


7. Everything’s Better in Italy – $141 + tax

Highly-rated Italian wines using French varietals

Highly rated Italian wines using French varietals

– Franciacorta DOCG, Brescia, Lombardy (organic) – Ca’ del Bosco Cuvée Prestige (JS 92, RP 91) (Blend of Chardonnay, Pinot Nero (aka Pinot Noir) and Pinot Bianco

– Chardonnay/Sauvignon Blanc blend, Venezia Giulia IGT, Udine, Friuli Venezia Giulia – Bastianich (Vespa) (RP 94, WS 90)

– Pinot nero and chardonnay blend, metodo classico, Millesimato, Asti, Piedmont (grown without chemicals or pesticides) – Contratto (RP 93, JS 92)

– Bolgheri DOC, Livorno, Tuscany, Le Macchiole 2017 (WE 92, WS 90) (Blend of Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Syrah)


8. Explore Northern Italy (rosso) – $107 + tax

Northern Italy is home to some of the country’s (and the world’s) best red wines

northern Italian red wines

– Riviera del Garda Classico (Valtènesi) DOC, Brescia, Lombardy – La Basia

Schiava, Trentino DOC, Trento, Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol – Cembra

– Barbera d’Alba DOC, Cuneo, Piedmont – Costa di Bussia

– Nebbiolo, Langhe DOC, Cuneo, Piedmont – Franco Serra

– Lambrusco, Emilia IGT, Parma, Emilia-Romagnia – Monte Delle Vigne

– Franconia, Trevenezie IGP, Udine, Friuli Venezia Giulia (organic) – Visintini


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