Ristorante Massimo

Ristorante Massimo    
59 Penhallow Street   
Portsmouth, NH 03801   
(603) 436-4000   

Est. 1994   

  

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We carefully designed Ristorante Massimo's impressive and varied wine list to exquisitely complement our menu selections. Our sommelier continues to study and taste the finest Italian and California wines from the world's best vintners, and offers guests excellent pairing suggestions. Significant vintages that tease the tongue, resonate in the mouth, and finish with purpose.

Due to limited availability, our wine list is subject to change.

 

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"Award of Excellence"
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Red Wine Italy

Piedmont
2001 Barbaresco, Ceretto, "Asij" 64.00
2003 Barolo, "Cannubi" Marchesi di Barolo 145.00
2003 Barolo, Ceretto, "Zonchera" 65.00
2003 Barolo, Marchesi di Barolo 92.00
2007 Dolcetto D'Alba, Mauro Veglio 42.00
2003 Gattinara, Travaglini (Spanna ,Bonarda) 65.00
2006 Barbera d'Asti, Michele Chiarlo 30.00
2006 Barbera d'Asti, "Fiulot" Prunotto 36.00


Tuscany/Umbria
2006 Chianti Superiore ,Ruffino "Il Leo" 34.00
2005 Chianti Classico Riserva, Banfi 38.00
2004 Chianti Classico Riserva, Nozzole 44.00
2004 Chianti Classico Riserva, Ruffino "Riserva Ducale" Gold Label 69.00
1986 Chianti Classico Riserva, Castell'in Villa 135.00
1975 Chianti Classico Riserva, Castell'in Villa 175.00
2006 Tenuta San Guido Guidalberto Sassicaia (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sangiovese) 76.00
2003 Brunello di Montalcino, Fontevecchia 82.00
2003 Brunello di Montalcino, Banfi Vineyards 120.00
2004 Rosso Di Montalcino, Val Di Suga 57.00

IGT and DOC Tuscany
2004 Monte Antico, Toscana (Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot) 32.00
2004 Villa Antinori, Marchesi Piero Antinori (Cabernet, Sangiovese, Merlot, Syrah) 45.00
2005 Angelo Gaja, Ca'Marcanda, Magari (Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc) 125.00
2003 Sassicaia, Tenuta San Guido (Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc) 265.00
2003 Vino Nobile Di Montepulicano, Tenuta Lodola Nuova, Ruffino 39.00
2005 Terrabianca, Campaccio (Sangiovese, Cabernet) 69.00
2004 Tenuta dell'Ornellaia, Ornellaia (Cabernet, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot) 280.00
2004 Summus, Banfi (Sangiovese, Cabernet, Syrah) 98.00

Other Regions
2005 Valpolicella, "Ripassa", Zenato 56.00
2007 Nero D'Avola, Villa Pozzii, Sicily 30.00
2000 Amarone della Valpolicella, Bertani (Corvina, Rondinella, Molinara) 167.00
2005 Amarone della Valpolicella, Costasera, Masi (Corvina, Rondinella, Molinara) 110.00



Red Wine United States

Napa Valley
2005 Cabernet Sauvignon, Franciscan, Oakville 45.00
2000 Cabernet Sauvignon, Franciscan, Oakville 68.00
2006 Cabernet Sauvignon, Hess "Select", Napa 38.00
2005 Cabernet Sauvignon, Whitehall Lane, St. Helena 76.00
2003 Cabernet Sauvignon, Whitehall Lane, St. Helena, Reserve 135.00
2002 Cabernet Sauvignon, Shafer Vineyards, "Hillside Select", SLD 395.00
2005 Cabernet Sauvignon, Shafer Vineyards, "One Point Five" 120.00
2004 Merlot, Silverado Vineyards, Napa 65.00
2003 Merlot, Napa Cellers, Napa 40.00
2005 Merlot, Duckhorn Vineyards, Napa 98.00
2005 Meritage, "Magnificat", Franciscan Estate, Napa 78.00
2006 Petit Sirah, David Bruce, Central Coast 44.00
2004 Petit Sirah/Syrah, "Relentless", Shafer Vineyards, Napa 135.00


Various Regions
2005 Merlot, St. Francis, Sonoma 37.00
2003 Merlot, Chalone Vineyards, Monterey County 33.00
2006 Cabernet Sauvignon, B.R.Cohn, Silver Label, North Coast 48.00
2006 Cabernet Sauvignon, Louis M. Martini, Sonoma 33.00
2007 Pinot Noir, Mac Murray Ranch, Sonoma Coast 36.00
2007 Pinot Noir, Saintsbury, Carneros, Garnet 48.00
2006 Pinot Noir, Lockwood Vineyard, Block 7, Monterey 42.00
2007 Pinot Noir, Belle Glos, Caymus Vineyards, Santa Maria, Santa Barbara County 87.00
2005 Pinot Noir, Domaine Drouhin, Willamette Valley 89.00
2005 Petit Sirah, Huntington, Soledad 35.00
2007 Zinfandel, "Ancient Vines", Cline Vineyards, Contra Costa County 42.00
2006 Zinfandel, "Pagani Ranch", Late Harvest Pick, Ridge 68.00
2007 Zinfandel, "Three Valleys", Ridge 48.00


White Wine Italy

2005 Chardonnay, Planeta, Sicily 75.00
2006 Chardonnay, Bramito, Castello della Sala, Antinori 32.00
2005 Chardonnay, Gaja & Rey, Langhe 225.00
2006 Chardonnay, Tormaresca, Puglia 29.00
2006 Chardonnay, Jermann, Friuli 59.00
2005 Chardonnay, Jermann, "Dreams" 120.00
2006 Vernaccia di San Gimignano, San Quiricio 28.00
2006 Terre di Tufi, Teruzzi & Puthod (Vernaccia) Tuscany 45.00
2006 Greco di Tufo, Mastroberardino, Montefusco 49.00
2007 Pinot Grigio, Santa Margherita, Valdadige 47.00
2007 Pinot Grigio, Maso Canali, Trentino 39.00
2007 Pinot Grigio, Peter Zemmer, Veneto 36.00
2006 Pinot Grigio, Jermann, Friuli 64.00
2007 Pinot Grigio, Bortoluzzi, Friuli 35.00
2005 Gavi, Michele Chiarlo, Piedmonte 39.00


White Wine United States

2007 Chardonnay, Buehler Vineyards, Russian River Valley 39.00
2006 Chardonnay, "Overlook," Landmark, Sonoma 54.00
2006 Chardonnay, Sonoma-Cutrer, "Russian River Ranches", Sonoma 48.00
2006 Chardonnay, Starmont, Merryvale Vineyards, Napa 42.00
2006 Chardonnay, Far Niente, Napa 98.00
2006 Chardonnay, Shafer Vineyards "Red Shoulder Ranch", Carneros 90.00
2006 Sauvignon Blanc, "Miller Ranch", Silverado Vineyards, Napa 38.00
2007 Sauvignon Blanc, Duckhorn, Napa 54.00
2007 Gewurztraminer, Chateau Ste Michelle, Columbia Valley 28.00
2005 Pinot Grigio, Estancia, Napa 34.00



Champagne-Sparkling Wine

NV Zardetto, Prosecco, Brut, Conegliano, Italy 36.00
NV Moet et Chandon, White Star, Epernay, France 60.00
NV Veuve Cliquot Ponsardin, Brut, Reims, France 84.00
NV Veuve Cliquot Ponsardin, Brut, Reims, France 375ml 42.00
1999 Moet et Chandon, Dom Perignon, Epernay, France 190.00
1999 Perrier Jouet, "Fleur du Champagne" France 185.00
2007 Rosa Regale, Banfi Vineyards, Tuscany 39.00
2002 Cristal, Louis Roederer, France 325.00

Selections by the Glass

Red Wine
2003 Merlot, Chalone Vineyards, Monterey County 8.25
2006 Chianti Superiore, "Il Leo" Ruffino Estate, Tuscany 8.50
2007 Pinot Noir, Mac Murray Ranch, Sonoma Coast 9.00
2006 Cabernet Sauvignon, B.R. Cohn, Silver Label, North Coast 12.50
2006 Cabernet Sauvignon, Louis M. Martini, Sonoma 8.50

White Wine
2007 Pinot Grigio, Esperto, Veneto 8.50
2008 Sauvignon Blanc, Cono Sur, Chile 7.25
2006 Chardonnay, Lockwood Vineyard, California 8.25
2007 Gewurztraminer, Chateau Ste Michelle, Columbia Valley 6.50 2006 Chardonnay, "Starmont" Merryvale, California 10.50

Sparkling Wine
NV Prosecco, Zardetto, Friuli 10.00

 

 

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