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  Montefalco Rosso Riserva 2011, Arnaldo Caprai (Italy)

Montefalco Rosso Riserva 2011

Arnaldo Caprai (Italy)

Montefalco (Umbria)
Sangiovese (70%), Sagrantino (15%), Merlot (15%)
Red Wine Red Wine Score: ✧✧✧✧

Montefalco (Umbria)
Intense ruby red and nuances of garnet red, little transparency.

Intense, clean, pleasing, refined and elegant, starts with hints of black cherry, plum and blackberry followed by aromas of violet, blueberry, black currant, vanilla, tobacco, chocolate, mace, cinnamon and menthol.

Tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, good body, intense flavors, agreeable.

Persistent finish with flavors of black cherry, plum and blackberry.

20 months in barrique, 6 months in bottle.


Alcohol: 14.5%

Roasted meat, Braised and stewed meat with mushrooms, Hard cheese

Suggested glass Bodied or Mature Red Wines 18 °C
(64 °F)
(Bodied or Mature Red Wines)

February 2017


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Score: ✧✧✧✧ 02/24/2017 20:08:26
Vino a dire poco sbalorditivo. Mi è piaciuto il perfetto equilibrio della freschezza del Sangiovese con la rotondità del Merlot che ben sposano la potenza del Sagrantino. Un vino davvero notevole che consiglio a tutti.
Fabio B.

Place of Tasting: degustato a Perugia all'evento DiWineTaste dedicato alla cantina Arnaldo Caprai




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