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Primitivo di Manduria Sessantanni 2017, San Marzano (Apulia, Italy)
Grappa Scura
Fratelli Brunello (Veneto)
Pomace of red berried grapes from Veneto
Price: € 28.00 - 70cl Score:

Limpid and crystalline, pale straw yellow.
Intense, clean, pleasing and refined with aromas of black cherry, plum, blackberry, honey, tobacco, dried violet, hazelnut, licorice and chocolate, 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 black cherry, blackberry and honey.
Distilled in steam operated batch alembic. Aged in cask for 12 months.





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

Rank Wine, Producer Votes
1 Valtellina Superiore Sassella Stella Retica 2017, Arpepe 12629
2 Amarone della Valpolicella Telos 2016, Tenuta Sant'Antonio 11591
3 Telos Il Bianco 2020, Tenuta Sant'Antonio 10694
4 Nebbiolo d'Alba 2018, Bosco Pierangelo 10664
5 Biferno Rosso Bosco delle Guardie 2016, Tenimenti Grieco 10451
6 Monteti 2016, Tenuta Monteti 9969
7 Bianchello del Metauro Superiore Campodarchi Argento 2020, Terracruda 9761
8 Barbera d'Alba 2018, Bosco Pierangelo 9427
9 Valsellera Brut Rosé, Francone 8852
10 Barolo Boiolo 2017, Bosco Pierangelo 8797
11 Moscato d'Asti Poderi Gallina 2021, Francone 8485
12 Langhe Nascetta Leonina 2020, Francone 8400
13 Molise Tintilia 200 Metri 2019, Tenimenti Grieco 8352
14 Molise Falanghina Passo alle Tremiti 2020, Tenimenti Grieco 8237
15 Matana 2020, Tenimenti Grieco 7918



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

Rank Wine, Producer Votes
1 Mandrarossa Cavadiserpe 2019, Cantine Settesoli 13314
2 Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi Classico Superiore Podium 2019, Garofoli 12110
3 Passito di Pantelleria Mandrarossa Serapias 2019, Cantine Settesoli 10872
4 Gavi Selezione 2020, La Cedraia 10462
5 Vittoria Frappato Bell'Assai 2020, Donnafugata 10008
6 Barolo Riserva Gramolere 2013, Manzone Giovanni 9949
7 Sicilia Merlot e Cabernet Sauvignon Angheli 2018, Donnafugata 9876
8 Sicilia Rosso Mandrarossa Terre del Sommacco 2017, Cantine Settesoli 9809
9 Cerasuolo di Vittoria Floramundi 2019, Donnafugata 9514
10 Etna Rosso Sul Vulcano 2019, Donnafugata 9431
11 Sicilia Nero d'Avola Sherazade 2020, Donnafugata 9114
12 Barbera d'Alba Superiore La Marchesa 2017, Manzone Giovanni 8732
13 Passito di Pantelleria Ben Ryé 2019, Donnafugata 8696
14 Mandrarossa Timperosse 2020, Cantine Settesoli 8653
15 Oltrepo Pavese Metodo Classico Dosaggio Zero Vergomberra 2017, Bruno Verdi 8435




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