Candied vanilla greets the nose and this is followed by gentle, pleasant and clean lemon-peel citrus on the palate. Though youthful and thoroughly enjoyable now, this is a wine with some character easily capable of another 3 or 4 years in the bottle. This is typical Pieropan quality well worth the additional few dollars for many dollars more enjoyment.
wild flower, green grass, limestone, crisp
dessert wine, honey, carmel, nuttiness (walnut) beeswax. made in sauternes style.
Two and a half glasses
External Reviews for Pieropan Soave
The 2009 Soave Pieropan is a forward, juicy white bursting with varietal aromas and flavors. Smoke ash and earthiness add complexity to the yellow stone fruits on the finish. Anticipated maturity: 2011-2014. -AG Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Proprietary Blend wine from Veneto in Italy. 2009 Pieropan Soave Classico 375ml
The 2009 Soave Pieropan is a forward juicy white bursting with varietal aromas and flavors. Smoke ash and earthiness add complexity to the yellow stone fruits on the finish. Anticipated maturity: 2011-2014. -AG Robert Parkers Wine Advocate.
Pieropan is a benchmark for Soave. The real deal. A lemon and slice apple character to this mineraly white with hints of white pepper. Medium body, with lots of subtle fruit and tangy acidity. James Suckling. A Proprietary Blend wine from Veneto in Italy. 2009 Pieropan Soave Classico 375ml
good depth of fruit on the palate, nicely balanced by a zingy acidity that enhances its long length;
Notes: The wine remains in glass-lined cement tanks on the fine lees for a period which varies according to the vintage. In the spring following the harvest the wine is bottled and then released after at least a further month in bottle.
|Total Acidity: 6 grams per liter|
Best Wine Deals
Chariot Gypsy Red (2012)Wishlisted
Alamos Torrontes (2012)Wishlisted
La Posta Cocina Tinto (2011)Wishlisted
Sileni Estates Sauvignon Blanc Cellar Selection (2012)Wishlisted
From Santa Cruz south through Monterey--coastal mountains, that isReplied
Juan Gil Monastrell Honoro Vera (2013)Rated
Whatcha drinking tonight?Replied
Neely "Hidden Block" Santa Cruz Mountains Pinot Noir (2008)Reviewed
Cantine Gini Chianti Il Novecento Riserva (2008)Wishlisted