The Very Best Red Blend Wines from Southern Italy

Fattoria Alois 2007 Campole Red (Campania)

Southern Italy Red Blend Campania, Italy

87

points

Villa Matilde 2003 Red (Falerno del Massico)

Southern Italy Red Blend Falerno del Massico, Italy

89

points

Borgo di Colloredo 2005 Gironia Biferno Rosato Red (Molise)

Southern Italy Red Blend Molise, Italy

83

points

Leone de Castris 2005 Maiana Rosso Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Taverna 2010 Vigna Alta Il Lagarino di Dionisio Red (Basilicata)

Southern Italy Red Blend Basilicata, Italy

86

points

Ocone 2008 Calidonio Red (Taburno)

Southern Italy Red Blend Taburno, Italy

92

points

Villa Matilde 2004 Camarato Red (Falerno del Massico)

Southern Italy Red Blend Falerno del Massico, Italy

91

points

Cantele 2006 Amativo Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

88

points

Giuseppe Apicella 2003 A' Scippata Riserva Costa d'Amalfi Red (Campania)

Southern Italy Red Blend Campania, Italy

90

points

Di Majo Norante 2005 Ramitello Red (Terra degli Osci)

Southern Italy Red Blend Terra degli Osci, Italy

88

points

Petrelli 2012 Centopietre Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

85

points

Librandi 2011 Gravello Red (Val di Neto)

Southern Italy Red Blend Val di Neto, Italy

89

points

Leone de Castris 2011 50th Anniversary Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

91

points

Feudi di San Marzano 2009 Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

87

points

Feudi di San Gregorio 2010 Red (Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio)

Southern Italy Red Blend Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio, Italy

85

points

Grotta del Sole 2007 Lettere Red (Penisola Sorrentina)

Southern Italy Red Blend Penisola Sorrentina, Italy

84

points

Agrinatura 2008 Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

84

points

Li Veli 2007 Pezzo Morgana Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Teanum 2008 Gran Tiati Gold Vintage Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

86

points

Mocavero 2010 Puteus Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

83

points

Tommasone 2009 Pignanera Red (Epomeo)

Southern Italy Red Blend Epomeo, Italy

87

points

Villa Matilde 2012 Cecubo Red (Roccamonfina)

Southern Italy Red Blend Roccamonfina, Italy

87

points

Vestini Campagnano 2012 Concarosso Red (Galluccio)

Southern Italy Red Blend Galluccio, Italy

87

points

Feudi di San Marzano 2010 Sud Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Feudi di San Gregorio 2008 Sirica Red (Campania)

Southern Italy Red Blend Campania, Italy

92

points

Montevetrano 2009 Montevetrano Red (Campania)

Southern Italy Red Blend Campania, Italy

92

points

Leone de Castris 2003 Donna Lisa Rosso Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Librandi 2005 Gravello Red (Val di Neto)

Southern Italy Red Blend Val di Neto, Italy

88

points

Agricole Vallone 2003 Graticciaia Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

88

points

Apollonio 2011 Red (Copertino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Copertino, Italy

88

points

Palamà 2012 Metiusco Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

89

points

Di Majo Norante 2010 Ramitello (Biferno Rosso)

Southern Italy Red Blend Biferno Rosso, Italy

91

points

Nugnes 2011 Caleno Riserva Red (Falerno del Massico)

Southern Italy Red Blend Falerno del Massico, Italy

88

points

Palamà 2012 Arcangelo Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Tenute Mater Domini 2009 Casili Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Tenute Rubino 2012 Marmorelle Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

88

points

Torrevento 2012 Bolonero Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

88

points

Cefalicchio 2011 Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

87

points

Pirro Varone 2008 Le Vigne Rare Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

87

points

Villa Schinosa 2008 Laghiglione Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

87

points

Cantele 2006 Varius Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

87

points

Botter 2010 Caleo Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Statti 2005 Arvino Red (Calabria)

Southern Italy Red Blend Calabria, Italy

88

points

Borgo di Colloredo 2001 Gironia (Biferno Rosso)

Southern Italy Red Blend Biferno Rosso, Italy

88

points

Mocavero 2012 Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Tormaresca 2012 Neprica Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

87

points

Varvaglione Vigne & Vini 2013 Schiaccianoci Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

87

points

Galardi 2010 Terra di Lavoro Red (Roccamonfina)

Southern Italy Red Blend Roccamonfina, Italy

91

points

Leone de Castris 2010 Donna Lisa Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

90

points

Statti 2008 Arvino Red (Calabria)

Southern Italy Red Blend Calabria, Italy

90

points

Terre del Principe 2012 Castello delle Femmine Red (Terre del Volturno)

Southern Italy Red Blend Terre del Volturno, Italy

88

points

Rivera 2006 Rupìcolo Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

87

points

Palamà 2007 Metiusco Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

87

points

Giuseppe Apicella 2006 Costa d'Amalfi Tramonti Red (Campania)

Southern Italy Red Blend Campania, Italy

84

points

Montevetrano 2010 Montevetrano Red (Colli di Salerno)

Southern Italy Red Blend Colli di Salerno, Italy

92

points

Librandi 2009 Gravello Red (Val di Neto)

Southern Italy Red Blend Val di Neto, Italy

89

points

Feudi di San Gregorio 2015 Red (Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio)

Southern Italy Red Blend Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio, Italy

88

points

I Capitani 2008 Emè Red (Irpinia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Irpinia, Italy

90

points

Tenuta Le Querce NV Tamurro Nero Red (Basilicata)

Southern Italy Red Blend Basilicata, Italy

88

points

Leone de Castris 2005 Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Terre di Balbia 2006 SerraMonte Red (Calabria)

Southern Italy Red Blend Calabria, Italy

90

points

Cantine Due Palme 2004 Selvarossa Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Tommasone 2005 Pithecusa Red (Ischia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Ischia, Italy

89

points

Cantele 2008 Varius Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

89

points

Torrevento 2006 Kebir Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

89

points

Antica Enotria 2010 Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

86

points

Tommasi 2012 Masseria Surani Ares Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

86

points

Tenute Girolamo 2013 La Voliera Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

86

points

Torrevento 2009 Kebir Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

86

points

Cantele 2004 Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Marisa Cuomo 2009 Furore Rosso Riserva Red (Costa d'Amalfi)

Southern Italy Red Blend Costa d'Amalfi, Italy

86

points

Spadafora 2007 Nerello Red (Calabria)

Southern Italy Red Blend Calabria, Italy

87

points

Spadafora 2008 Vigna Fiego Red (Donnici)

Southern Italy Red Blend Donnici, Italy

87

points

La Pisara 2006 Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

85

points

Torrevento 2009 Bolonero Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

87

points

Agricole Vallone 2005 Riserva Vereto Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

86

points

Fattoria San Francesco 2005 Donna Madda Red (Calabria)

Southern Italy Red Blend Calabria, Italy

86

points

Apollonio 2010 Mani del Sud Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

85

points

Agricole Vallone 2009 Vigna Flaminio Riserva Red (Brindisi)

Southern Italy Red Blend Brindisi, Italy

85

points

Cantine Due Palme 2012 Montecoco Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

85

points

Agricole Vallone 2005 Riserva Vigna Flaminio Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

85

points

Agrinatura 2006 Giancarlo Ceci Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

85

points

Leone de Castris 2007 Donna Lisa Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

92

points

Torre Quarto 2007 Quarto Ducale Riserva (Rosso di Cerignola)

Southern Italy Red Blend Rosso di Cerignola, Italy

90

points

Galardi 2008 Terra di Lavoro Red (Roccamonfina)

Southern Italy Red Blend Roccamonfina, Italy

90

points

Borgo di Colloredo 2003 Gironia (Biferno Rosso)

Southern Italy Red Blend Biferno Rosso, Italy

89

points

Agrinatura 2007 Almagìa Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

83

points

Montevetrano 2008 Red (Campania)

Southern Italy Red Blend Campania, Italy

92

points

Rivera 2009 Il Falcone Riserva Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

89

points

Cantine De Falco 2009 Falco Nero Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Conti Zecca 2005 Nero Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

90

points

Miali 2009 Ìchore Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

86

points

Terredora 1996 Fatica Contadina (Taurasi)

Southern Italy Red Blend Taurasi, Italy

89

points

Apollonio 2008 Divoto Riserva Red (Copertino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Copertino, Italy

86

points

Terre del Principe 2008 Vigna Piancastelli Red (Terre del Volturno)

Southern Italy Red Blend Terre del Volturno, Italy

94

points

Gran Passione 2011 Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Cantine Paolo Leo 2009 Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Leone de Castris 2013 Maiana Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Rivera 2004 Riserva Il Falcone Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

90

points

Tormaresca 2009 Neprica Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

90

points

Schola Sarmenti di Terrulenta 2006 Nerìo Riserva Red (Nardò)

Southern Italy Red Blend Nardò, Italy

89

points

Rivera 2005 Rupìcolo Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

86

points

Di Majo Norante 2009 Don Luigi Riserva Red (Molise)

Southern Italy Red Blend Molise, Italy

90

points

Fattoria Alois 2007 Settimo Red (Campania)

Southern Italy Red Blend Campania, Italy

89

points

Di Majo Norante 2012 Ramitello Red (Molise)

Southern Italy Red Blend Molise, Italy

89

points

I Capitani 2009 Emè Red (Irpinia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Irpinia, Italy

86

points

Feudi di San Gregorio 2014 Lachryma Christi Rosso Red (Vesuvio)

Southern Italy Red Blend Vesuvio, Italy

88

points

Spadafora 2005 Telesio Riserva Red (Donnici)

Southern Italy Red Blend Donnici, Italy

88

points

Montevetrano 2013 Red (Colli di Salerno)

Southern Italy Red Blend Colli di Salerno, Italy

93

points

I Capitani 2007 Emè Red (Irpinia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Irpinia, Italy

88

points

Feudi di San Gregorio 2007 Sirica Red (Campania)

Southern Italy Red Blend Campania, Italy

94

points

Terre del Principe 2007 Vigna Piancastelli Red (Terre del Volturno)

Southern Italy Red Blend Terre del Volturno, Italy

93

points

Mocavero 2003 Riserva Puteus Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

86

points

Agrinatura 2006 Giancarlo Ceci Parco Grande Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

86

points

Palamà 2006 Albarossa Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

86

points

Cantina del Taburno 2007 Torlicoso Red (Beneventano)

Southern Italy Red Blend Beneventano, Italy

86

points

Bisceglia 2005 Tréje Red (Basilicata)

Southern Italy Red Blend Basilicata, Italy

87

points

Marisa Cuomo 2012 Ravello Rosso Riserva Red (Costa d'Amalfi)

Southern Italy Red Blend Costa d'Amalfi, Italy

87

points

Tenuta San Francesco 2006 Tramonti Red (Costa d'Amalfi)

Southern Italy Red Blend Costa d'Amalfi, Italy

87

points

Torrevento 2012 Faneros Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Leone de Castris 2004 Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

84

points

Castello Monaci 2013 Liante Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Terredora 1999 Aglianico d'Irpinia

Southern Italy Red Blend Aglianico d'Irpinia, Italy

87

points

Terre di Balbia 2006 Balbium Red (Calabria)

Southern Italy Red Blend Calabria, Italy

88

points

Nanni Copé 2008 Sabbie di Sopra il Bosco Red (Terre del Volturno)

Southern Italy Red Blend Terre del Volturno, Italy

90

points

Resta 2004 Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

85

points

Statti 2010 Batasarro Red (Calabria)

Southern Italy Red Blend Calabria, Italy

90

points

Candido 1997 Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

84

points

Alberto Longo 2012 Red (Cacc’e Mmitte di Lucera)

Southern Italy Red Blend Cacc’e Mmitte di Lucera, Italy

91

points

Leone de Castris 2009 50 Vendemmia Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Nanni Copè 2012 Sabbie di Sopra il Bosco Red (Terre del Volturno)

Southern Italy Red Blend Terre del Volturno, Italy

90

points

Tommasone 2010 Pithecusa Red (Epomeo)

Southern Italy Red Blend Epomeo, Italy

90

points

Tormaresca 2008 Trentangeli Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

87

points

Castello Monaci 2010 Liante Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Terre del Principe 2010 Piancastelli Red (Terre del Volturno)

Southern Italy Red Blend Terre del Volturno, Italy

86

points

Leone de Castris 2007 50th Vintage Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

89

points

Galardi 2013 Terra di Lavoro Red (Campania)

Southern Italy Red Blend Campania, Italy

89

points

Racemi 2010 Anarkos Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

86

points

Feudi di San Marzano 2009 Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

La Corte 2009 Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Cantele 2012 Amativo Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

87

points

Castello Monaci 2011 Aiace Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Cantine De Falco 2012 Serre di Sant'Elia Red (Squinzano)

Southern Italy Red Blend Squinzano, Italy

86

points

Rivera 2007 Rupìcolo Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

86

points

Ager Falernus 2011 Vino e Anima Red (Falerno del Massico)

Southern Italy Red Blend Falerno del Massico, Italy

87

points

Digi Or NV Red (Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio)

Southern Italy Red Blend Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio, Italy

84

points

Tenuta Cavalier Pepe 2012 Terra del Varo Red (Irpinia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Irpinia, Italy

89

points

Marisa Cuomo 2012 Furore Rosso Riserva Red (Costa d'Amalfi)

Southern Italy Red Blend Costa d'Amalfi, Italy

88

points

I Capitani 2012 Guaglione Red (Irpinia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Irpinia, Italy

87

points

Masseria Felicia 2009 Ariepetrina Red (Falerno del Massico)

Southern Italy Red Blend Falerno del Massico, Italy

87

points

Librandi 2008 Magno Megonio Red (Val di Neto)

Southern Italy Red Blend Val di Neto, Italy

88

points

Villa Matilde 2006 Red (Falerno del Massico)

Southern Italy Red Blend Falerno del Massico, Italy

88

points

Rivera 2012 Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Felline 2015 Alberello Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

86

points

Felline 2016 Ankarkos Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

86

points

Leone de Castris 2014 Donna Lisa Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Librandi 2015 Gravello Red (Val di Neto)

Southern Italy Red Blend Val di Neto, Italy

89

points

Cosimo Taurino 2010 Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Tormaresca 2015 Trentangeli Rosso Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

87

points

Cantele 2014 Amativo Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

87

points

Cantine del Borgo Reale 2015 Maturo Red (Salento)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salento, Italy

87

points

Taverna 2014 Il Lagarino Red (Basilicata)

Southern Italy Red Blend Basilicata, Italy

90

points

Cantine Menhir 2015 Pietra Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Statti 2016 Red (Lamezia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Lamezia, Italy

85

points

Villa Schinosa 2012 San Valentino Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

90

points

I Capitani 2014 Emè Red (Irpinia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Irpinia, Italy

89

points

Rivera 2012 Il Falcone Riserva Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

91

points

Anarkos 2015 Rosso Red (Puglia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

85

points

Marrelli 2015 Lakinio Red (Calabria)

Southern Italy Red Blend Calabria, Italy

88

points

San Marzano 2013 Talò Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

86

points

Giancarlo Ceci 2015 Parco Grande Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

86

points

Leone de Castris 2015 50th Vintage Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

87

points

Senatore 2009 Unico Senator Produzione Limitada Red (Calabria)

Southern Italy Red Blend Calabria, Italy

89

points

Southern Italy Red Blend Puglia, Italy

89

points

Castello Monaci 2014 Aiace Riserva Red (Salice Salentino)

Southern Italy Red Blend Salice Salentino, Italy

88

points

Giancarlo Ceci 2015 Almagia Rosso Biodinamico Red (Castel del Monte)

Southern Italy Red Blend Castel del Monte, Italy

83

points

Botromagno 2014 Pier delle Vigne Red (Murgia)

Southern Italy Red Blend Murgia, Italy

90

points