Producer

Alpha Zeta

People
Matt Thomson
Country
Italy
Region
Valpolicella, Veneto
Farming
Sustainable
About

Alpha Zeta was conceived in 1999 by David Gleave, MW. Working with star New Zealand winemaker, Matt Thomson, David set out to work intently with small, family-owned growers, not large enough to set up their own estates. This is in contrast to standard practice for the region, which is to buy bulk wine. The result is access to super high-quality fruit, the most important ingredient for a super high-quality wine, at extremely reasonable prices. Why the name? Because the wines cover a range of styles and varieties that exist in the area, from a dry, white Soave, to lively, young, Valpolicella, all the way through to a rich, brooding Amarone.

Wine
Alpha Zeta Soave
Alpha Zeta Pinot Grigio
Alpha Zeta Corvina
Alpha Zeta Ripasso
Alpha Zeta Amarone

Communal Brands

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