Italy's legendary reds: Barolo, Barbaresco and Super-Tuscan
The wines in this case are synonymous with Italy's best. You've a sensational example of a classic Barolo; all black fruit, rose petal, truffle and tar. Then a rare (and exceptional value) Barbaresco Riserva with 13 years of patient maturity. Finally you'll savour the richness and complexity of Piastreto, a super-Tuscan from the top draw, replete with blackcurrant, cedar and cigar.
Laithwaite's began in 1969, when geography student Tony Laithwaite took a job washing bottles in Bordeaux ...
and fell in love with wine and the people who make it. When he borrowed a van to share their delicious wines with
friends and neighbours at home, things went so well that hundreds of little wineries all around the world were soon
queuing to take part. Today we're the UK's No.1 home-delivery wine merchant, with over 1,500 wines to choose from
including red, white, rosé, Champagne, Prosecco, spirits ... you name it. Tony's still at it - and now really good
at washing bottles. Read more