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2020 Argiolas Costamolino Vermentino di Sardegna

2020 Argiolas Costamolino Vermentino di Sardegna

Finding this bottle at Costco was a nice surprise. Argiolas produces a number of white and red wines that we’ve always enjoyed (their Turriga is a popular one on the higher end). If you also shop at Total Wine, you can find several of their more affordable (around $15) reds too (Costera and Perdera are favorites).

The winery is located on the island of Sardinia which is off the western coast of Italy; so the grapes benefit from a nice Mediterranean climate. (plug: We cover Sardinia and many other Italian wine regions in our book, Decoding Italian Wine, if you’re interested in checking it out).

Argiolas Costamolino Vermentino

Costco’s price is really good for this bottle at $11.99. Online you will see it around $17 and it’s $20 at Total Wine. Regular readers will know that we are always hoping to find some different white wines at Costco, and this Vermentino fits the bill quite nicely.

The wine pours a pale to medium yellow with citrus fruit on the nose; it is medium in body; flavors are predominantly apricot and peach, a little pineapple; it’s crisp and clean with a great finish that leaves a touch of juicy orange lingering around.

Argiolas Costamolino Vermentino

We found a lot to like here, in the glass and the price, making this a very strong buy. Perfect for when you want something a little different. And definitely a solid choice for pairing with white fish, salads or other summer cuisine.

CostcoWineBlog.com Rating: 88 points

Costco item number: 28797

Purchased at Costco in: Atlanta, GA (Kennesaw)

Alc. 13.5%

Lee Mahony

Wednesday 20th of April 2022

I have picked some of those up off the clearance rack at my proper wine store. I would be all day on those at 11.99. Hopefully the DC CostCo gets them.