La Bella Vita Ristorante Italiano

4475 Northpark Dr.

Colorado Springs, CO, 80907

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La Bella Vita • Wine List

Bianchi

Principato Pinot Grigio [house]                                                                                      [g]   |   18 [1/2 c]  |   30 [c]
La Bella Vita’s house Classic Italian Pinot Grigio

Col Solivo Prosecco                                                                                                      7 [g]  |   30 [b]
Barely off-dry, full of juicy ripe pear, golden delicious apple, bright citrus, and a hint of almond and vanilla bean

Pavan Moscato                                                                                                                  8 [g]  |   32[b]
sweet and well balanced with nice acidity

Caldaro Dolomiti Pinot Grigio                                                                               8 [g]  |   34 [b]

This mountain grape is a brilliant yellow with a fruit-dominated nose, and overtones of pineapple, banana and ripe pears

Alta Luna Sauvignon Blanc                                                                                       8 [g]  |   30 [b]
Aromas of sage and elderflower with flavors of lime, green apple, passion fruit and white peach

Scacciadiavoli Grechetto del’ Umbria                                                                9 [g]   |   36 [b]
Sweet fruit, white and yellow flowers and a fresh acidity keep the wine alive and persistent

Ruffino Labaio Chardonnay                                                                                     9 [g]  |   34 [b]
An unoaked Chardonnay with aromas of orange peel and honey, along with notes of golden apple, sage and figs

Fontevecchia Verdicchio                                                                                         10 [g]  |   40 [b]
Rich, creamy texture, tropical fruit tones, and a dry, elegant finish. A full and complex flavored Italian white wine

Bertani Due Uve Veneto                                                                                                            45 [b]
A blend of Pinot Grigio and Sauvignon Blanc grapes. Medium bodied and well balanced with hints of stone fruit

Feudi Falanghina Campagna                                                                                                   48 [b]
Elegant, intense aromas of apple, banana and pineapple with hints of white flowers. Medium-bodied with a lingering finish

Pioiero Roero Arneis Piemonte                                                                                             50 [b]
Small family producer. Floral rich nose with overtones of peaches and ripe melon

Bollini Pinot Grigio Trentino                                                                                              53 [b]
This wine is intense on the nose with hints of fresh fruit and spring flowers. The palate shows fine acidity and balance

Prinsi Chardonnay Langhe                                                                                                     55 [b]
Beautiful single vineyard, hand harvested chardonnay. Plenty of weight and acidity, citrus and tropical notes on the palate

Petalo Moscato Spumonte                                                                                                      48 [b]
The “Wine of Love” a sweet wine with a gentle fruity-flowery bouquet of cherries and roses and a delicate hint of honey

Voveti Prosecco                                                                                                                          48 [b]
This wine features flavors of green apple, melon and ripe peach that endure on the palate

Ferrari Brut                                                                                                                                  65 [b]
Ripe golden apples, wild flowers and a subtle and delicate fragrance of yeast.  A sparkling wine of pronounced finesse

Rossi

Cribari Chianti [house]                                                                                                      [g]   |   18 [1/2 c]  |   30 [c]
La Bella Vita’s house Classic Italian Chianti

Badia al Colle Chianti                                                                                                 7 [g]  |   26 [b]
Medium-bodied lovely notes of deep cherries and a hint of  almond on the nose

Degani Valpolicella                                                                                                      9 [g]  |   34 [b]
Dry with good intensity while velvety and well balanced

Citra Montepulciano                                                                                                   7 [g]  |   24 [b]
Dry, well-balanced and delightfully tannic, with concentrated berry flavors

Ca del Sarto Ardente                                                                                                   8 [g]  |   30 [b]
Intense fruity aroma, with pleasant hints of red pepper and licorice. A beautiful blend of Sangiovese and Merlot

Ca del Sarto Barbera d ’Alba                                                                                     8 [g]  |   30 [b]
Wonderfully smooth, full and well balanced. Powerful berry-rich wine with soft tannins

Sella & Mosca Caragnano del Sulcis Riserva                                                  10 [g]  |   42 [b]
Aromas of ripe raspberries accompanied by spicy notes and floral scents with a touch of vanilla

Alta Luna Phases Red Blend Dolomiti                                                                 10 [g]  |   40 [b]
A Teroldego, Lagrein and Merlot  blend with dark fruit character against powerful yet silky tannins and bright acidity

Rocca Sasyr                                                                                                                    10 [g]  |   40 [b]
A Sangiovese and Syrah blend. Ripe cherry, blackberry, and raspberry. A supple well-structured palate with a silky finish

Michele Chiarlo Barbera d’Asti Piemonte                                                                        40 [b]
Medium bodied and robust with rich, ripe fruit on the nose and an elegant palate

Palladino Barbera d’Alba Superiore Piemonte                                                              44 [b]
From one of the oldest wineries in Serralunga d’Alba. Ruby red with a dry fresh taste, very good body

Antica Masseria del  Sigillo Primativo                                                                             45 [b]
Harmonious and medium-bodied, this red features black raspberry and boysenberry fruit definitions

Bottega Vinaia Pinot Noir Trentino                                                                                  45 [b]
Wide aromatic spectrum exalts cherry, sour cherry,  cooked plum and tones of spices and tobacco

Fontannafredda Dolcetto d’Alba Piemonte                                                                   45 [b]
Dry, well-balanced and velvety. Bright fruit flavors accented by notes of almonds. Fruity very intense and persistent fruit aroma

Niro Montepulciano d’Abruzzo                                                                                           48 [b]
Full-bodied, red fruit, mulberry and sour cherry preserve aromas with notes of vanilla, cocoa, leather, licorice and black pepper

Rodano Chianti Classico Toscano                                                                                     48 [b]
New world purity and old-world soul. Rich deep cherry, black fruit, and fresh berry taste. Deep structure and color

Rocca Chianti Classico Toscano                                                                                        55 [b]
Rich, intense and complex on the nose. Dry, soft, gently tannic with good structure on the palate

Prinsi Nebiolo Langhe Piemonte                                                                                          55 [b]
Intense scarlet-garnet hue with hints of vanilla and spice.  Harmonious and elegant with a long finish

Terra Rossa -  Rosso di Montalcino                                                                                    58 [b]
A full-bodied wine with dried berry fruit flavors and an elegant finish

Feudi di San Gregorio Rubrato                                                                                            60 [b]
100% Aglianico. Intense, rich aroma of red berries with notes of cherry and spice

Castello Fonterutolì Chianti Classico Toscano                                                        66 [b]
Scents of blackberry and vanilla aromas. The wine is well-structured, with fine tannins and very smooth, elegant finish

Pio Cesare Barbera d’Alba Piemonte                                                                                    70 [b]
The Barbera grape is plummy and complex flavor, with spicy and ripe fruit, blackberry aroma and a hint of toasted tobacco

Crognolo Super Tuscan Toscano                                                                                       75 [b]
A Super-Tuscan style wine. Intense ruby red in color with a fruity, spicy bouquet and ripe cherry and berries on the palate

Prinsi Gaia Barbaresco                                                                                                            110 [b]
Ruby red accented with garnet, ripe fruit with white pepper, cinnamon alongside youthful tannins

Gagliardo Barolo Piemonte                                                                                                 115 [b]
A warm, round and opulent red, boasting plum, cherry, leather, and black tea flavors. Spice accents grace the aftertaste

Tenuta San Giorgio Ugolforte Brunello di Montalcino Toscano                     115 [b]
A ripe and plump wine with cherry, blackberry and currants abounding. Loads of spice, smoke and tar

Tenuta San Guido Guidaiberto                                                                                            120 [b]
A mix of Cabernet and Merlot offers intense red fruit flavor and elegantly supple texture supported by ripe, silky tannins

Fattorie Vitticci Prunaio                                                                                                      120 [b]
Red berries, ripe cherry, rose, lightly toasted cigar box, notes of rhubarb, juniper and chocolate on the nose

Tommasi Amarone                                                                                                                     140 [b]
Warm, ripe on the nose, intense and of great refinement. Complex, smooth, full bodied, lots of  cherry notes and plums

Masi Costasera Amarone Reserva Venete                                                                        180 [b]
Bursting open with aromas  of dark berry, spice, leather and tobacco, and it is generous and long-lasting on the palate