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Grappa Cuore di Brunello, Nannoni (Tuscany, Italy)
Grappa Cuore di Brunello
Nannoni (Tuscany, Italy)
Raw matter: Pomace of Sangiovese
Price: € 35.00 - 500ml Score: Wine that excels in its category
This grappa is limpid, colorless and crystalline. The nose denotes intense, clean, pleasing and refined aromas of cherry, plum, violet, raspberry, hazelnut and beeswax, with almost imperceptible alcohol pungency. In the mouth has intense flavors, with perceptible alcohol pungency which tends to dissolve rapidly, good correspondence to the nose, pleasing and balanced roundness. The finish is persistent with flavors of cherry, raspberry and hazelnut. This grappa is distilled in a batch steam operated alembic still. Alcohol 42%.








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Rank Wine, Producer
1 Barolo Cannubi Boschis 2005, Sandrone (Italy)
2 Brunello di Montalcino Vigneto Manachiara 2005, Tenute Silvio Nardi (Italy)
3 Rosso Conero Riserva Grosso Agontano 2007, Garofoli (Italy)
4 Brunello di Montalcino 2006, Siro Pacenti (Italy)
5 Arkezia Muffo di San Sisto 2004, Fazi Battaglia (Italy)
6 Batàr 2008, Querciabella (Italy)
7 Confini 2007, Lis Neris (Italy)
8 Collio Sauvignon Ronco delle Mele 2010, Venica (Italy)
9 Gran Masetto 2007, Endrizzi (Italy)
10 Trento Brut Riserva Methius 2004, Dorigati (Italy)
11 Franciacorta Pas Dosé Récemment Dégorgé 2006, Cavalleri (Italy)
12 Aglianico del Vulture Il Repertorio 2006, Cantine del Notaio (Italy)
13 Adarmando 2009, Tabarrini (Italy)
14 Soave Motto Piane 2008, Fattori (Italy)
15 Brunello di Montalcino Progetto Prime Donne 2004, Donatella Cinelli Colombini (Italy)

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