Mama Leone's Newport Restaurant Red Wines
Banfi Chianti Classico
Celebrating the best Tuscan tradition Banfi offers a family of Chianti wines varied and complementary, unique in its style. Banfi Chianti Classico perfectly interprets the unique personality of this historic appellation with its alluring bouquet, rich flavors, supple tannins and good acidity.
Food Pairings: A wine for every dish, matches meat dishes superbly.
Brilliant ruby red. Youthful with scents of ripe fruits. Medium body, vinous, lightly tannic.
Food Pairings: Best when paired with pasta and white meats.
Cigar Box Malbec
Sourced from a single vineyard, the grapes for this wine were bunch selected and hand harvested. The wine displays aroma of ripe plum and violets along with subtle hints of vanilla. Of great structure, this wine stands out for its meatiness and intense rich flavor while a soft silky finish balances the overall experience
Food Pairings: Drink with grilled meat or salmon.
Banfi Col di Sasso
Ruby red, with purple hues. Black cherry and spice aromas. Rich taste with soft tannins, delivering persistent black-fruit flavors and subtle hints of smoke, with a lingering finish. Col di Sasso, which translates to "Stony Hill," is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Sangiovese grapes cultivated in hillside vineyards in the southern part of Tuscany. The Cabernet imparts bold flavor and body, while the Sangiovese adds zesty fruit and structure.
Food Pairings: Col di Sasso is a youthful red to be enjoyed with pizza, pasta, grilled meat and poultry.
Cupcake Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon
Cupcake vineyard works hard to craft the richest, smoothest and elegantly-textured wines. This full-bodied Cabernet Sauvignon shows soft tannins, with primary fruit flavors of blackberry, dark cherry and cassis. These levels of dark fruits melt with the tastes of cocoa and toasty oak and ends with a long, smooth and silky finish.