loaded with berry fruit, red currants on the nose as well. palate extends to new oak, some vanilla spices coupled with bitter black cherries, very easy to drink and of a great value.
Scents of spice, sweet licorice, earthy. Dry, wet wood, musty finish.
External Reviews for Masciarelli Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
The 2000 Montepulciano drsquo;Abruzzo Marina Cvetic confirms the promise of this vintage in its deep ruby color, jammy plum and wild cherry fruit nose, and rich, caramel and vanilla laced flavors, and its broad, deep, well sustained finish. Drink: 2005ndash;2018. And who is Marina Cvetic? Madame Masciarelli, an important force in the firm in her own right.
The 2007 Montepulciano drsquo;Abruzzo is hard to beat for the money. Red cherries, tobacco and licorice are some of the nuances that emerge from this mid-weight, vinous red. Anticipated maturity: 2010ndash;2012.
Spicy, fruity and nicely rounded, this wine boasts great flavor intensity without the sharp points sometimes associated with Montepulciano. Itrsquo;s an easy, approachable wine perfect for everyday dining with solid tannins and good length.
The 2005 Montepulciano drsquo;Abruzzo is a simple, straightforward wine with good red fruit prefect for casual, informal drinking. At $10 a bottle it is virtually impossible to beat for value.
Warm, toasty aromas give way to flavors of savory cherries and herbs. Soft and delicious!
A tight and firm wine, with coffee, tobacco and light raisin character. Medium-bodeid, with good fruit, but slightly hard on the finish.
The 2000 Montepulciano d'Abruzzo Marina Cvetic confirms the promise of this vintage in its deep ruby color, jammy plum and wild cherry fruit nose, and rich, caramel and vanilla laced flavors, and its broad, deep, well sustained finish. Drink: 2005-2018. And who is Marina Cvetic? Madame Masciarelli, an important force in the firm in her own right.
Food Pairings for Masciarelli Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Coconut Rice Sweet Potato Cheesecake
Spicy Salmon & Avocado Tower
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