You don't have to wait to drink this beauty, it's ready now. Bursting with bright, spicy fruit, Correggia's 2005 achieves a fine balance and elegance. It's perfect to break out for a bowl of tagliatelle with a meat ragù or wild mushroom sauce. It's perfect with chops and grilled sausages too.
--S. Irene Virbila
Region: Piedmont, Italy
Price: About $20
Style: Supple and elegant
Food it goes with: Pasta dishes, chops and grilled meats
Where you find it: Elvino Wines in Venice, (310) 396-9705, www.elvinowines; Hi-Time Wine Cellars in Costa Mesa, (949) 650-8463, www.hitimewine; Silverlake Wine in Los Angeles, (323) 662-9024, www.silverlake; the Wine Country in Signal Hill, (562) 597-8303, www.thewine; and Wine Exchange in Orange, (714) 974-1454 and (800) 76WINEX, www.winex.com.