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Red wine 2012 Brunello di Montalcino DOCG Riserva "Campaperi®", Tuscany, Italy

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 14.5%
Price: Up to 50.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Stainless steel and used barriques
Registration number : #IV-L.V17219

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (89 WP)
Last reviewed: 5 August, 2019
Editor note: Tart nose, light dried vegetal notes, hint of tobacco, light earthyandcedary notes, predominantly black and a few red berries, preserved cherries and provencale herbs. Tart, ripe, dark fruit on the palate, light toasted aromas, some cedary notes and licorice, fine tannins, still quite youthful, light acid bite, good substance and persistence, spicy notes, some more provencale herbs, has some grip and depth, mineral traces, quite a fresh style, very good, firm, fairly juicy finish.
Best to drink: To 2025+

DOCG area for red wine in the Italian region of Tuscany. The zone includes the slopes surrounding the picturesque hilltop town of Montalcino, 40 kilometres south of Siena in the province of the same name. Other DOC areas in Montalcino are Moscadello di Montalcino, Rosso di Montalcino and Sant'Antimo. Brunello di Montalcino is made from 100% pure Brunello, a clone of the Sangiovese variety selected in the 1870s at the Il Greppo estate of the Biondi-Santi family. A wine from it was first produced by Clemente Santi in 1865 under the name...

The red grape variety comes from Italy. There are more than 80 synonyms that testify to its probably great age and wide distribution, especially in Italy. Among the most important are Brunelletto, Brunello, Cacchiano, Calabrese, Cardisco, Cassano, Cordisio, Chiantino, Corinto Negro, Guarnacciola, Ingannacane, Lambrusco Mendoza, Lacrima, Liliano, Maglioppa, Montepulciano Primaticcio, Morellino, Morellino di Scansano, Negrello, Nelutcho, Nerello, Nerello Campotu, Nerino, Nerino Sanvicetro, Niella, Nielluccio, Primaticcio, Prugnolo Dolce, Prugnolo Gentile, Puttanella, Sangiogheto, Sangiovese dal Cannello Lungo, Sangiovese dal Cannello Lungo di Predappio,...

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