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Sandro De Bruno
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2017 Lessini Durello DOC Riserva Extra Brut "60", Veneto, Italy

Tart, somewhat dried-vegetable and -floral, also nutty and slightly yeasty aroma with restrained pome-fruit-yellow-fruit aromas and a hint of mushrooms. Firmly woven, tart, nutty fruit, yeasty and smoky tones, fine mousseux, some grip of friable tannin, a little forest floor and mushrooms in the background, tobacco nuances, a touch of pepper, also mineral hints, very good, firm finish with ripe, tart juice, grip, some smoke and again quite complex spice.

Best to drink: Bis 2025. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 30 October, 2023
Type: Spumante(Spumante - sparkling)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 12.5%
Classification: Riserva
Sweetness: Extra Brut
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: Classical method - second fermentation in bottle
Registration number: SDB-L00823

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