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Azienda Agricola Montevetrano Red Blend Colli di Salerno IGT Montevetrano 2001

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Snooth User: ReiToei
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4.50 5
03/16/2015

Just opened a 2001 and was surprised at how young it was on first taste. But it quickly opened up, and I would say it is near peak, maybe another ear or two.


External Reviews for Azienda Agricola Montevetrano Red Blend Colli di Salerno IGT Montevetrano

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Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/22/2011

The 1996 possesses a minimum of two decades of aging potential. it boasts an opaque purple color, and dense, thick aromas of black raspberry ice cream intermingled with roasted herbs, and grilled meats. In the mouth, the wine is rich and full-bodied, with an unctuous texture, loads of blackberry fruit, sweet tannin, and a layered, thick, low acid finish. The 1998 will benefit from 2-3 more years of cellaring, and will drink well for two decades.


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Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/22/2011

Full red-ruby color. Exotic, sweetly roasted aromas of plum, leather, tobacco and herbs. Velvety but bright, with very strong, delineated fruit and terrific concentration. Sweet but restrained. The tannins are extremely suave, and the finish is subtle and persistent. Stylish and impressive.


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Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/22/2011

One of southern Italy's greatest reds ever. Intense aromas of blackberries, mint, grilled meat and raisins rise from the glass. The wine is full-bodied, with masses of mouthpuckering tannins, but a long, fruity finish. A wonderful Bordeaux-style blend. Best from 2001 through 2006.


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Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/22/2011

A singular aromatic profile of blueberries, spice box, white flowers, and assorted fruits is followed by an opulent wine with extraordinary purity, medium to full body, and beautifully integrated tannin, acidity, and wood. It is a wine of uncharactersitic seamlessness as well as compelling intensity and length.


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/16/2009

A Proprietary Blend wine from Campania in Italy. 2001 Montevetrano Colli di Salerno 750ml


External Review
Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
05/22/2011

This is once again staggering in its complexity and richness. As I have said before, proprietor Silvia Imparato is a shining star. Sadly, her small vineyard of 10 acres produces only 500 cases from a blend of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot and 10% Aglianico. The wine is bottled unfined and unfiltered after spending 12 months in 100% new French oak. Amazingly, the new oak is completely adsorbed by the fruit. Its mild blackberry/vivid blueberry, fabulously fragrant, floral-scented nose jumps from the glass. Opaque purple-colored, with a layered, naturally textured feel, this full-bodied, spectacularly concentrated, multidimensional wine must be tasted to be believed.


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/16/2009

An expansive nose, with currants, Christmas cake spices and vanilla. Full-bodied, with well-integrated tannins triggering off a long, long spicy fruit finish. This is one of the most interesting reds made in the south and despite a vineyard expansion... Wine Spectator. A Proprietary Blend wine from Campania in Italy. 2001 Montevetrano Red Wine 750ml



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