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Review of Grappa, Distillates and Brandy

 

Barbera d'Asti Superiore San Sebastiano 2018, Poggio Ridente (Piedmont, Italy)
Grappa Riserva Botti da Porto
Sibona (Piedmont)
Pomace of Nebbiolo
Price: € 28.00 - 50cl Score:

Brilliant amber yellow, transparent and crystalline.
Intense, clean, pleasing, refined and elegant with aromas of cherry, plum, dried violet, raspberry, strawberry, tobacco, cocoa, hazelnut, licorice, vanilla, honey, praline and cinnamon with almost imperceptible alcohol pungency.
Intense flavors with perceptible alcohol pungency which tends to dissolve rapidly, balanced sweetness, pleasing roundness.
Very persistent finish with long flavors of cherry, plum, honey, praline and cocoa.
Batch distillation in bain-marie alembic. Aged for more than 2 years in casks followed by 24 months more in casks used for the production of "Vintage Port".





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October 2021

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

Rank Wine, Producer Votes
1 Maremma Toscana Rosso Momi 2018, Guicciardini Strozzi 13035
2 Agylla 2019, Paolo e Noemia d'Amico 10319
3 Sicilia Catarratto Medea 2020, Alcesti 10271
4 Frasca 2016, Fattoria Varramista 10233
5 Frappato 2019, Alcesti 9788
6 Sicilia Grillo Spumante Katria 2019, Alcesti 9417
7 Sicilia Chardonnay Bibesia 2020, Alcesti 9131
8 Vibrari 2019, Alcesti 8991
9 Sicilia Grillo Edesia 2020, Alcesti 8823
10 Vernaccia di San Gimignano Riserva 2018, Guicciardini Strozzi 8811
11 Villa Tirrena 2016, Paolo e Noemia d'Amico 8664
12 Sicilia Rosso Hèila 2018, Alcesti 8541
13 Atlante 2015, Paolo e Noemia d'Amico 8527
14 Sicilia Cabernet Sauvignon Fere 2018, Alcesti 8505
15 Sterpato 2017, Fattoria Varramista 8428




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