Has a dirty earthy nose and a pleasant deep brick red color. It isn't overpowering -- actually surprisingly light. The finish is pleasantly dry.
balanced oak and smoke flavours compliment red cherry fruits.....good value at £12 from reputable producer
Not as good as the 97 or 99 but a good drinker for the price
Hot, earthy nose - very rustic. The rusticity continues in the mouth, its peaty, barnyard, with hints of straw. Fairly full bodied with a short, but powerful finish. Not for me.
This is one our all-time favorite wines. During dinner atOsteria via Stato in Chicago, this was recommended when we mentioned we enjoy Sangiovese wines. It was perfect with our entrees, and even now - after several dinners and cases - this is a wonderful example of a classic Sangiovese. Enjoy!
External Reviews for Nobile Montepulciano Grandiannate Avignonesi Tuscany
A Proprietary Blend wine from Tuscany in Italy. 2003 Avignonesi Vino Nobile di Montepulciano 750ml
This rich red wine is full of blackberries, smoky tobacco and violet. Intense with present but approachable tannins. Ideal with grilled meets or mature cheeses. This Vino Nobile is made in the area of Montepulciano located 75 miles southeast of the city of Florence. Based on the Prugnolo Gentile grape, also known outside of the area as Sangiovese.
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