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Review of Grappa, Distillates and Brandy

 

Montefalco Sagrantino 25 Anni 2014, Arnaldo Caprai (Umbria, Italy)
Grappa di Vin Santo
Pucciarella (Umbria)
(Distiller: Nannoni)
Pomace of Trebbiano Toscano, Malvasia Bianca and Grechetto
Price: € 15.50 - 350ml Score: Wine that excels in its category

Colorless, limpid and crystalline.
Intense, clean, pleasing and refined with aromas of pear, hazelnut, honey, apple, medlar and dried fig, with almost imperceptible alcohol pungency.
Intense flavors with perceptible alcohol pungency which tends to dissolve rapidly, pleasing roundness, balanced sweetness.
Persistent finish with flavors of pear, honey and hazelnut.
Distilled in a batch steam operated alembic still.





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May 2018

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

Rank Wine, Producer Votes
1 B.S.T. (Baby Super Tuscan) Cabernet Sauvignon - Merlot 2016, Tenute Folonari 9568
2 B.S.T. (Baby Super Tuscan) Sangiovese - Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, Tenute Folonari 9165
3 Chianti Classico Riserva La Forra Tenuta di Nozzole 2013, Tenute Folonari 9137
4 Brunello di Montalcino 2013, Col d'Orcia 8649
5 Greco di Renabianca 2016, Terre Margaritelli 8462
6 Torgiano Bianco Costellato 2016, Terre Margaritelli 8200
7 Roccascossa 2016, Terre Margaritelli 7810
8 Cabreo Il Borgo 2015, Tenute Folonari 7737
9 Montefalco Sagrantino Campo alla Cerqua 2013, Tabarrini 7567
10 Vino Nobile di Montepulciano TorCalvano 2014, Tenute Folonari 7267
11 Montecucco Sangiovese Vigne a Porrona 2013, Tenute Folonari 7255
12 Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Giovanni Folonari Tenuta di Nozzole 2013, Tenute Folonari 7211
13 Brunello di Montalcino Tenuta La Fuga 2013, Tenute Folonari 7126
14 Malot 2015, Terre Margaritelli 6976
15 Rosso di Montalcino Tenuta La Fuga 2015, Tenute Folonari 6694




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