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  Monferrato Rosso Alfero 2004, Cascina Garitina (Italy)

Monferrato Rosso Alfero 2004

Cascina Garitina (Italy)

Monferrato (Piedmont)
Pinot Nero
Red Wine Red Wine Score: ✧✧✧✧

Monferrato (Piedmont) Monferrato Rosso Alfero shows a brilliant ruby red color and nuances of brick red, moderate transparency. The nose denotes intense, clean, pleasing and refined aromas which start with hints of cherry, plum and dried rose followed by aromas of raspberry, dried violet, vanilla, tobacco, leather, chocolate and menthol. The mouth has good correspondence to the nose, a slightly tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, good body, intense flavors, pleasing roundness. The finish is persistent with flavors of cherry, plum and raspberry. Monferrato Rosso Alfero ages for 14 months in barrique followed by 6 months of aging in bottle.

Alcohol: 14%

Stuffed pasta with meat, Roasted meat, Hard cheese

Suggested glass Full Bodied and Very Mature Red Wines 18 °C
(64 °F)
(Full Bodied and Very Mature Red Wines)

September 2010


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Score: ✧✧✧✧ 03/05/2011 23:55:26
Questo vino ha avuto anzitutto il merito di farmi diventare un amante del Pinot Nero : nei miei precedenti incontri non avevo avuto fortuna e trovato bottiglie mediocri.
Ora ho affinato le mie armi e le mie conoscenze e sono spesso a caccia di Pinot Nero di valore.
Questo Monferrato Rosso Alfero 2004, che mi ha sorpreso felicemente ed emozionato, è un ottimo vino, a mio parere un Pinot Nero che ben si può ritenere tra i migliori della produzione nazionale, superiore a molte ben più costose bottiglie.
La ricchezza del suo aroma si accompagna a una struttura corposa, a un sapore intenso, equilibrato e armonioso, con finale notevole e suadente piacevolezza.
Consultando le varie guide mi ha sorpreso che appaia molto poco una sua adeguata valutazione. Apprezzo pertanto il vostro punteggio di quattro diamanti.
Pietro Municchi

Place of Tasting: a casa
Price: € 9.00




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