First and foremost, Winemonger is a wine importer.
Many of our wines are offered by the best restaurants in the United States. Ranging from the fantastic hole-in-the-wall eatery you have never heard of, to Le Bernardin in New York or the inimitable Slanted Door Restaurant in San Francisco, we are proud to count America's top culinary establishments among our best customers.
Red wine grape from Southern Italy. Dense and concentrated, they can age quite well and when mature will show off subtle fruit flavors and a certain earthiness. The names comes from Ellenico (as it is also known as in other regions), which means Hellenic, and is perhaps a clue to its origins. The crafty Romans used it to produce their favorite wine, Falurnum.