Italian wine tasting

2014/5/17

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Zenato Colombara Soave Classico 2011

Zenato Colombara Soave Classico 2011

Medium lemon color. Lemon, light pineapple, light mineral, light melon, light green leaves. High acidity. medium body. a bit spicy note and apple core note at the end of palate. Medium+ length.

SY Rating: 16.5/20

Zenato Lugana San Benedetto 2010

Zenato Lugana San Benedetto 2010

100% Trebbiano. Medium lemon color. Mineral, lemon, pineapple, light vegetable, mashed leaves, green apple. A bit chewy mouthfeel. High acidity. lingering length. Pronounced nose.

SY Rating: 17.5/20

Marabino Rosa Nera 2009 Eloro DOC Nero d’Avora

Marabino Rosa Nera 2009 Eloro DOC Nero d'Avora

Rose version of Nero d’Avola. A very strong rose wine, in both color, body and flavor. Although the ruby appearance is pale, its color is still deeper than many rose wine. Raspberry, strawberry, black pepper and white pepper note, and leather.

SY Rating: 16.5/20

Zaccagnini Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2012 il vino “dal Tralcetto”

Zaccagnini Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2012 il vino "dal Tralcetto"

6 months aging in old barrel. Medium+ ruby color. Fruity with a bit stem note. Black berry, light leather, soil, green pepper, plant stem, light cream and vanilla, mint, anise, light gravel, and black pepper. Medium tannin and acidity.

SY Rating: 17.5/20

Pietroso Rosso di Montalcino 2009

Pietroso Rosso di Montalcino 2009

100% Sangiovese, aging in old big barrel for one year. Black pepper, black cherry, light soil, light oak, light cream.

SY Rating: 17/20

Zenato Ripassa Valpolicella Superiore 2009

Zenato Ripassa Valpolicella Superiore 2009

Deep ruby color with garnet hue and thick legs. Pronounced nose with raisin, black berry, black cherry, sweet licorice, anise, nutmeg. Full body with good acidity and good structure.

SY Rating: 18/20

Pietroso Brunello di Montalcino 2006

Pietroso Brunello di Montalcino 2006

100% Sangiovese, aging in barrel for 3 years. Black berry, leather, black pepper, cream and vanilla. High acidity, medium+ tannin. Lingering length. Much better than rosso, but still a bit less complexity (comparing to other Brunello, such as Antinori, Piccini, etc.)

SY Rating: 17.5/20

Borgo Maragliano La Caliera Moscato d’Asti 2012

Borgo Maragliano La Caliera Moscato d'Asti 2012

Pale lemon color. Tiny and dense bubbles (but not very luxuriant mousse), litchi and peach, with a touch of lemon. Sweet with medium acidity. Medium length.

SY Rating: 17/20

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