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 The Beauty of Sagrantino
Montefalco Sagrantino undoubtedly is one of my favorite wines. I said this many times, also in these pages, and I say it again. It is not only about the love I have for the wines of my land - Umbria - Sagrantino is a wine I started pouring … [more]



Wine Tasting    Summary of Wine Tasting column
 Contrasts of Nerello Mascalese and Lagrein
The color of  Lagrein: deep and intense ruby red with nuances of ruby-purple red
Sicilia and Alto Adige are compared in our glasses, with two of the most significant red grapes of their respective territories, in a comparison rich of surprises… [more]
 Wines of the Month
Montefalco Sagrantino 25 Anni 2012, Arnaldo Caprai (Umbria, Italy)
Montefalco Sagrantino Spinning Beauty 2006, Montefalco Sagrantino 25 Anni 2012, Lupo Bianco 2011, Elicius 2010, T 2010, Montecucco Sangiovese Riserva Viandante 2011, Barolo Vigna La Rosa 2012, Barbaresco Coste Rubin 2013… [more]


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Grappa di Nebbiolo, Musso (Piedmont, Italy)
Review of Grappa, Distillates and Brandy, Grappa di Nebbiolo… [more]
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December 2016… [more]



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The Beauty of Sagrantino


 Montefalco Sagrantino undoubtedly is one of my favorite wines. I said this many times, also in these pages, and I say it again. It is not only about the love I have for the wines of my land - Umbria - Sagrantino is a wine I started pouring in my glass since the half of the 1980s. Montefalco Sagrantino, there is no doubt about this, has changed quite a lot in the course of time, it has certainly grown up and it walked a very long way while conquering important successes. In all of this time, as Montefalco Sagrantino became more and more famous, also the number of producers committed to the production of this wine have grown up as well, a positive aspect for sure. Montefalco Sagrantino, besides being powerful and rich in personality, is capable of expressing elegance, something it clearly gets with time. Robust and powerful grape - no variety in the world has the same content in tannins and polyphenols - Sagrantino is like a majestic horse needing a skilled and talented jockey in order to win the race in all of its glory.


 

 In the course of years, producers of Montefalco Sagrantino have understood the value of time and how it can be effective in making a difference, precious ally in order to tame the power of tannins and - at the same time - give more elegance and sensorial complexity. If there is a grape and a wine which can benefit from time, Montefalco Sagrantino certainly is one of them. Some producers - as opposed to what the production disciplinary and the market requires - prefer leaving their Sagrantino wines in the cellar for a longer time in order to give the senses of wine lovers a higher complexity and elegance. An agreeable choice, despite it is obvious this unavoidably affects both costs and final price of bottle. The solution could be buying bottles of Montefalco Sagrantino and, in case your personal cellar lets you do so, keep them for some years in order to let them age before enjoying them. This is what I personally do with the great Montefalco Sagrantino as I am aware of the fact time will be capable of reward my waiting.

 The magic time gives Montefalco Sagrantino has established an even stronger and significant connection thanks to a wine recently released to the market. The winery which made this new magic is Arnaldo Caprai - with no doubt the most famous and celebrated winery of this territory - the wine is Montefalco Sagrantino Spinning Beauty 2006. Yes, you read it right: vintage two thousand and six, released to the market in 2016 after having spent eight years in barrique and the rest in bottle. Arnaldo Caprai winery, of course, does not need much presentation: successfully run by the determined Marco Caprai, it undoubtedly is the winery which contributed to the rebirth and development of Sagrantino. After having scientifically and rigorously studied the past and present of Sagrantino - with the help and support of the University of Milan - Arnaldo Caprai winery starts today a new and amazing chapter in Montefalco Sagrantino history.

 The contribution Arnaldo Caprai winery gave Sagrantino and viticulture of Montefalco is both impressive and fundamental, in particular, the scientific and technical contribution to the understanding of characteristics and potentials of the great Umbrian red. Marco Caprai, in fact, did not leave anything to chance, adopting since the very beginning a reliable and verifiable research approach, calling to Montefalco qualified and authoritative experts and scientists, therefore contributing to the development of Sagrantino and the whole territory of Montefalco. The result of those researches and experimentation - something that, after many years, are still in progress - have allowed the identification and classification of many Sagrantino clones, some of them included in the Registro Nazionale delle Varietà di Vite, the official Italian directory of wine vines. On this regard, are mentioned the famous Sagrantino clones “I - UniMi - Caprai - 25 Anni”, “I - UniMi - Caprai - Cobra” and “I - UniMi - Caprai - Collepiano”. Last but not the least, the singular white Sagrantino, a clone still subject of experimentation and further research.

 Then they recently released this Montefalco Sagrantino Spinning Beauty 2006. I knew about this wine since many months now, because Marco Caprai himself and some of his collaborators talked to me about this new Sagrantino. Then, in occasion of an informal event at Arnaldo Caprai winery, I finally had the chance to taste this Spinning Beauty 2006. I understand since the first smell what I had in my glass is a Sagrantino amazingly different from any other one I tasted before, a wine capable of writing a new and important chapter in the history of Montefalco. I ask Marco Caprai why he wanted to make a Sagrantino aged for such a long time in wood. The answer - clear and simple - does not deny the innovative spirit of research and experimentation which have always led Marco Caprai and his winery for the understanding and development of the potentials of both Sagrantino and Montefalco. Marco Caprai wanted, with this magnificent Spinning Beauty, to give birth to a wine capable of challenging, both in quality and prestige, the other great wines of the world aged for many years before being released.

 Moreover, Marco Caprai said this wine style - aged in wood for many years - is scarcely considered in Italy, while believing Sagrantino is capable of challenging this enterprise and certainly becoming a protagonist in this category. By considering the result, of undeniable and monumental greatness, we can only say he is right. Montefalco Sagrantino Spinning Beauty 2006 is made with the famous “Cobra” clone, harvested in the most ancient vineyard of the estate “Monte della Torre” and aged for eight years in barrique. The result is of an absolutely impressive greatness: the power of Sagrantino meeting an impressive sensorial complexity wearing a robe of supreme elegance and class. Tasting Montefalco Sagrantino Spinning Beauty 2006 gives the impression, since the first smell, to have in the glass a special and inimitable wine, a masterpiece expressing a sumptuous symphony of aromas, absolutely perfect. With this magnificent wine, Arnaldo Caprai winery undoubtedly marks a new, surprising and extraordinary story of Sagrantino, one of the many they were capable of writing in the course of the years. An extraordinary beauty. A wine expressing the most sublime beauty: that of great Sagrantino and the renewed miracle happening since many years in Umbria in the hills of Montefalco.

Antonello Biancalana






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Sicilia and Alto Adige are compared in our glasses, with two of the most significant red grapes of their respective territories, in a comparison rich of surprises

 Two distant territories, at the extreme borders of the same country - Italy - are being compared this month in our glasses by understanding the contrasts of two distant varieties. In our glasses we will in fact pour wines respectively produced with Nerello Mascalese - representing Sicily - and Lagrein, a typical red berried grape of Alto Adige (South Tyrol). Two grapes rich in personality and character which wines are capable of expressing elegance and class, although in different ways. Nerello Mascalese is particularly appreciated for its character of fine elegance making of crispness its most identifying element. Lagrein has an evidently more robust and full character, however capable of expressing organoleptic finesse and remarkable elegance. Distant grapes, on every regard, perfect to be used for a comparison by means of contrast technique which will let us understand their respective qualities and differences.

 The two varieties have a good wine making versatility. Nerello Mascalese is successfully used for the production of rose and red wines, including sparkling wines, also by using the classic method, that is refermented in bottle. On this regard, Lagrein shares the very same wine making fate with the Sicilian grape, widely used for the production of rose and red wines, including sparkling wines. However having distant characters, the grapes of our tasting by contrast seem to have their best expression in their respective lands of origin. Nerello Mascalese and Lagrein are in fact found, in a virtually exclusive way, in their respective regions of origin only, Sicily and Alto Adige. The productions made outside these two region are in fact pretty marginal when compared to the lands of origin, while making - in any case - interesting wines characterized by the typical personality of both grapes.

 

Nerello Mascalese


 

 Nerello Mascalese is the queen grape of the territory around the majestic volcano Etna in Sicily. This variety has in fact established a strong bond with this territory, making wines capable of surprising the senses of wine lovers with their elegance, bringing Sicily to a new and surprising success. Frequently compared to Pinot Noir - Nerello Mascalese undoubtedly has its own personality - wines produced with the Sicilian variety can in fact recall those made with the famous Burgundian grape. Elegance, crispness, moderate astringency and sensorial complexity, as well as a good wine making versatility, are characteristics belonging to Nerello Mascalese and its wines. This is also thanks, undoubtedly, to the territory and soil of Etna - an area giving great character and expressive potential - Nerello Mascalese is capable of making rose, red and sparkling wines of remarkable elegance and finesse.

 The origins of Nerello Mascalese are uncertain despite it is present since some centuries in the territory around the volcano Etna. The name comes from Mascali - a municipality in province of Catania - area where it seems this variety is from, selected in the course of time from the vintners of this territory. The grape is mainly found in the north-eastern area of Sicily, however it is also present in the whole territory of the island and marginally in the southern area of Calabria. The cultivation of Nerello Mascalese is mainly done in the mountain territory of Etna and by using terraces made from lavic stones, at altitudes which can also be higher than 1000 meters. Queen grape of denominazione d'origine controllata Etna (denomination of controlled origin), Nerello Mascalese is also used for the production of wines in other Sicilian appellations. The territory of Etna certainly is the most significant and famous area, from which are produced the best Nerello Mascalese wines, mainly in the red, rose and sparkling styles, including classic method wines.

 

Lagrein

 Lagrein is the most famous and representative red berried grape of Alto Adige, having in the area of Bolzano the best territory. Grape capable of giving wines of structure and personality, Lagrein is successfully used for the production of rose wines that, in Alto Adige, are known as Kretzer. It is also interesting the use of this variety for the production of rose sparkling wines, in particular in Veneto. Moreover, Lagrein is successfully used with different wine making techniques, expressing a good personality both in the aging in inert container as well as in wood, such as cask and barrique. The origin of Lagrein are still today uncertain and also the place of origin is not clearly identifiable with Alto Adige, the land where Lagrein is considered to be autochthonous. There are however reliable information about the presence of Lagrein in Alto Adige since remote times, in particular in the area around Bolzano.

 The cultivation of Lagrein was regulated since 1097: edicts of those times in fact set the harvesting procedures for the monks of Gries. In 1370 emperor Charles IV forbade the supply of Lagrein wines to his armies, as this wine was believed to be too robust for the sustenance of the soldiers while preferring wines produced with Schiava grape. The robust structure of red wines produced with Lagrein - called in Alto Adige Dunkel (dark) - could be the reason which favored the production of the Kretzer style (rose), a more immediate and light wine. It should also be noted Dunkel was the preferred style for the tables of wealth and noble classes, whereas Kretzer was usually destined to the tables of the common people. Today Lagrein is still one of the most common red berried grapes of Alto Adige, protagonist of many of the great wines produced in this region.

 

The Tasting

 For our tasting by contrast we will choose wines produced in the territory of Etna, as for Nerello Mascalese, and the area of Bolzano - as for Lagrein - possibly made in the area of Gries. In both cases, the general habit is to vinify Nerello Mascalese and Lagrein by using the cask or barrique. In choosing our wines, we will prefer those aged in cask in order to limit, as much as possible, the influence of wood in the organoleptic characteristics of wines. This is particularly true for Nerello Mascalese, because of its crisper and evidently less robust character than Lagrein. It must however be said, in general terms, producers of Nerello Mascalese rarely exceed in the use of wood, in order to keep and enhance the qualities of this grape. We will chose, in any case, wines having not more than two years, therefore pretty young. Nerello Mascalese and Lagrein will be poured in tasting glasses at the temperature of 18 °C (65 °F).


The color of 
Lagrein: deep and intense ruby red with nuances of ruby-purple red
The color of Lagrein: deep and intense ruby red with nuances of ruby-purple red

 The evaluation of the wines' appearance is the phase starting our tasting by contrast. The first wine we will examine is Nerello Mascalese, of which we will observe both color and transparency. Let's tilt the glass on a white surface and observe the color at the base. The wine shows a beautiful brilliant ruby red color with a moderate transparency allowing us to clearly see the object put behind the glass. Let's now observe the wine at the opening of the glass - where the liquid mass is thinner - in order to appreciate nuances: the color is a pale ruby red. Let's now pass to the evaluation of Lagrein's appearance. The color of the wine from Alto Adige - observed at the base of the glass - reveals an intense ruby red and a pretty low transparency, completely different from Nerello Mascalese. Also nuances reveal an intense ruby red color, usually getting a purple hue, confirming the clear difference from the Sicilian variety.

 Nerello Mascalese and Lagrein express to the nose sensations directly recalling red and black fruits, as well as aromas belonging to the world of flowers. The aromas, in general terms, recall fruit and flower even though - in certain cases - are common to both varieties. Nerello Mascalese mainly expresses aromas of red fruits, such as cherry, raspberry and strawberry, to which are added blueberry, plum and the aromas of flowers, such as violet and cyclamen. Lagrein, like to say, expresses a more dense and compact nose, characterized by black fruits, such as black cherry, plum, blackberry and blueberry, as well as sensations recalling violet. Moreover, sometimes in Lagrein can be perceived aromas of raspberry and strawberry, including black currant. Both varieties, like we already said, are well suited for the vinification in wood, therefore in wines produced with these varieties can be perceived the aromas typical of this technique. It should be said, for the vinification of Nerello Mascalese, producers tend not to exceed with the use of wood in order to keep the characteristic crispness.

 The evaluation of the olfactory profile of the wines of our tasting by contrast starts from Nerello Mascalese produced in the territory of Etna. Let's hold the glass in vertical position and, without swirling, proceed with the first smell in order to evaluate the opening of wine. From the glass are perceived aromas of cherry, plum, blueberry and raspberry, confirming the typical expression of red fruits. After having swirled the glass, the olfactory profile of Nerello Mascalese is completed by violet, cyclamen and strawberry to which is not rare to also perceive rose and geranium. Let's now pass to the evaluation of Lagrein. The opening of the wine from Alto Adige gives the nose aromas of black cherry, plum, blackberry and blueberry, clearly expressing sensations recalling dark fruits. After having swirled the glass, the olfactory profile of Lagrein is completed by violet and, frequently, pomegranate and black currant. Let's now compare the two glass: differences of the wines are clearly evident.

 Differences between Nerello Mascalese and Lagrein continue to be clearly evident also in the phase of tasting. The first wine of which we will evaluate the gustatory profile is Nerello Mascalese. The attack of the Sicilian wine - that is the sensations perceived at the first sip - is characterized by a pleasing structure in which emerges the typical acidity of this variety. Moreover, it is also perceived a pleasing astringency opposed to the effect of alcohol, as well as a good correspondence to the nose expressed by cherry, blueberry and raspberry. Let's now pass to the evaluation of Lagrein's attack. In the mouth the wine from Alto Adige develops a fuller structure than Nerello Mascalese as well as a more intense sensation of astringency. Crispness is lower than the Sicilian wine, not the effect of alcohol, clearly in good evidence. Correspondence to the nose is very good: black cherry, plum and blackberry are the main flavors of Lagrein perceived in the mouth.

 Let's now pass to the evaluation of final sensations both wines leave in the mouth after having swallowed them. We will start this phase of the tasting from Nerello Mascalese. The finish of the wine from Etna is characterized by a good persistence, leaving in the mouth pleasing flavors of cherry, blueberry and raspberry, frequently plum as well. It is also clearly perceived the crispness given by acidity, well balanced a pleasing sensation of roundness. The finish of Lagrein has a good persistence and it is perceived a sensation of stronger structure than the previous wine, dominated by an evident astringency. We can perceive - very clean - flavors of black cherry, plum and blackberry. Different grapes making different wines, perfect for a study based on contrasts, in order to enhance their respective qualities. Two beautiful expressions of Sicily and Alto Adige, great interpreters of Italian wine making.

 






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Montefalco Sagrantino 25 Anni 2012, Arnaldo Caprai (Umbria, Italy)
Montefalco Sagrantino 25 Anni 2012
Arnaldo Caprai (Umbria, Italy)
Sagrantino
Price: € 60.00 Score:

Deep ruby red and nuances of garnet red, little transparency.
Intense, clean, pleasing, refined and elegant, starts with hints of blackberry, black cherry and plum followed by aromas of violet, blueberry, peony, vanilla, cocoa, cinnamon, tobacco, leather, pink pepper, carob and menthol.
Tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, full body, intense flavors, agreeable.
Very persistent finish with long flavors of blackberry, black cherry and plum.
24 months in barrique, 8 months in bottle.
Game, Roasted meat, Stewed and braised meat, Hard cheese



Montefalco Sagrantino Spinning Beauty 2006, Arnaldo Caprai (Umbria, Italy)
Montefalco Sagrantino Spinning Beauty 2006
Arnaldo Caprai (Umbria, Italy)
Sagrantino Cobra
Price: € 200.00 Score:

Deep ruby red and nuances of garnet red, little transparency.
Intense, clean, pleasing, refined and elegant, starts with hints of blackberry, prune and dried violet followed by aromas of blueberry, tobacco, licorice, tamarind, vanilla, cocoa, leather, pink pepper, face powder, mace, rosemary, cigar box and eucalyptus.
Tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, full body, intense flavors, pleasing roundness.
Very persistent finish with long flavors of blackberry, prune and black cherry.
8 years in barrique.
Game, Roasted meat, Stewed and braised meat, Hard cheese



T 2010, Castello di Montegiove (Umbria, Italy)
T 2010
Castello di Montegiove (Umbria, Italy)
Sagrantino
Price: € 25.00 Score:

Deep ruby red and nuances of garnet red, little transparency.
Intense, clean, pleasing and refined, starts with hints of plum, blackberry and dried violet followed by aromas of black cherry, blueberry, tobacco, vanilla, leather, graphite, mace and menthol.
Tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, full body, intense flavors, agreeable.
Persistent finish with flavors of plum, blackberry and black cherry.
24 months in barrique and cask, 24 months in bottle.
Game, Roasted meat, Braised and stewed meat, Hard cheese



Elicius 2010, Castello di Montegiove (Umbria, Italy)
Elicius 2010
Castello di Montegiove (Umbria, Italy)
Montepulciano (70%), Sagrantino (30%)
Price: € 22.00 Score: Wine that excels in its category

Intense ruby red and nuances of garnet red, little transparency.
Intense, clean, pleasing, refined and elegant, starts with hints of plum, black cherry and blackberry followed by aromas of dried violet, blueberry, tobacco, blackberry, chocolate, leather, vanilla, cinnamon, mace and menthol.
Properly tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, full body, intense flavors, pleasing roundness.
Persistent finish with flavors of plum, black cherry and blackberry.
18 months in barrique and cask, 12 months in bottle.
Game, Roasted meat, Stewed and braised meat, Hard cheese



Barbaresco Coste Rubin 2013, Fontanafredda (Piedmont, Italy)
Barbaresco Coste Rubin 2013
Fontanafredda (Piedmont, Italy)
Nebbiolo
Price: € 25.80 Score:

Brilliant ruby red and nuances of garnet red, moderate transparency.
Intense, clean, pleasing and refined, starts with hints of cherry, plum and violet followed by aromas of raspberry, strawberry, blueberry, rose, vanilla, tobacco, cinnamon and menthol.
Tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, full body, intense flavors, pleasing crispness.
Persistent finish with flavors of cherry, plum and raspberry.
12 months in cask and barrique.
Game, Roasted meat, Stewed and braised meat with mushrooms, Hard cheese



Barolo Vigna La Rosa 2012, Fontanafredda (Piedmont, Italy)
Barolo Vigna La Rosa 2012
Fontanafredda (Piedmont, Italy)
Nebbiolo
Price: € 55.00 Score:

Brilliant ruby red and nuances of garnet red, moderate transparency.
Intense, clean, pleasing and refined, starts with hints of cherry, plum and raspberry followed by aromas of violet, rose, blueberry, tobacco, vanilla, cinnamon and menthol.
Tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, full body, intense flavors, pleasing crispness.
Persistent finish with flavors of cherry, plum and raspberry.
24 months in cask, 18 months in bottle.
Game, Roasted meat, Braised and stewed meat, Hard cheese



Montecucco Sangiovese Riserva Viandante 2011, Tenuta L'Impostino (Tuscany, Italy)
Montecucco Sangiovese Riserva Viandante 2011
Tenuta L'Impostino (Tuscany, Italy)
Sangiovese
Price: € 19.00 Score:

Intense ruby red and nuances of garnet red, little transparency.
Intense, clean, pleasing and refined, starts with hints of black cherry, plum and dried violet followed by aromas of blueberry, blackberry, vanilla, tobacco, raspberry, chocolate, mace and menthol.
Properly tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, good body, intense flavors, pleasing crispness.
Persistent finish with flavors of black cherry, plum and blueberry.
24 months in barrique, 6 months in bottle.
Roasted meat, Stewed meat with mushrooms, Hard cheese



Lupo Bianco 2011, Tenuta L'Impostino (Tuscany, Italy)
Lupo Bianco 2011
Tenuta L'Impostino (Tuscany, Italy)
Sangiovese (60%), Merlot (40%)
Price: € 32.00 Score: Wine that excels in its category

Brilliant ruby red and nuances of garnet red, little transparency.
Intense, clean, pleasing, refined and elegant, starts with hints of plum, black currant and black cherry followed by aromas of dried violet, blueberry, vanilla, tobacco, blackberry, cocoa, licorice, cinnamon, leather and eucalyptus.
Properly tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, full body, intense flavors, pleasing roundness.
Persistent finish with flavors of black currant, black cherry and plum.
24 months in barrique, 6 months in bottle.
Game, Roasted meat, Stewed and braised meat, Hard cheese






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Lupo Bianco 2011, Tenuta L'Impostino (Tuscany, Italy)
Grappa di Nebbiolo
Musso (Piedmont, Italy)
(Distiller: Distilleria del Barbaresco)
Pomace of Nebbiolo
Price: € 22.00 - 50cl Score: Wine that excels in its category

Limpid, colorless and crystalline.
Intense, clean, pleasing and refined with aromas of prune, hazelnut, violet, black cherry and raspberry with almost imperceptible alcohol pungency.
Intense flavors with perceptible alcohol pungency which tends to dissolve rapidly, pleasing driness, balanced roundness.
Persistent finish with flavors of raisin, hazelnut and black cherry.
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December 2016

The best 15 wines reviewed in our Guide and voted by DiWineTaste readers

Rank Wine, Producer Votes
1 Trento Brut Perlé 2009, Ferrari 9384
2 Langhe Nebbiolo 2014, Musso 8325
3 Barbera d'Alba 2014, Musso 7116
4 Trento Extra Brut Perlé Nero 2008, Ferrari 6807
5 Bocca di Rosa 2015, Tabarrini 6534
6 Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore Brut Rive di Col San Martino Cuvée del Fondatore Graziano Merotto 2015, Merotto 6507
7 Montefalco Sagrantino Colle Grimaldesco 2012, Tabarrini 6497
8 Barbaresco Pora 2013, Musso 6441
9 Trento Extra Brut Giulio Ferrari Riserva del Fondatore 2004, Ferrari 6423
10 Montefalco Sagrantino Colle alle Macchie 2012, Tabarrini 6298
11 Cilento Aglianico Primalaterra 2013, Salvatore Magnoni 6240
12 Umbria Rosso 2014, Valdangius 6116
13 Roero Arneis 2015, Musso 6106
14 Adarmando 2014, Tabarrini 6016
15 Trento Brut Perlé Rosé 2009, Ferrari 5989






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