Saladini Pilastri Sangiovese Blend Rosso Piceno Superiore Vigna Montetinello 2008
Score: N/A Tasting Notes: Montepulciano and Sangiovese are the components of the generous blend of this wine. Full-bodied , soft and round tannins. Clean and racy with an harmonious and balanced finish. To be served at room temperature to accompany all kinds of roast meat and game. Web Site: Click Here
No nose to speak of (was served chilled at a tasting) but a very pleasant palate of predominantly grapefruit. Dry.
Nice, easy to drink
very easy to drink, nice balance. neva took organic wines seriously, but this may be the turning point.
Three and a half glasses
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In der Nase wunderbar fruchtig, reife Kirschen, feine Fassaromen. Am Gaumen massig und kompakt, gute Konzentration, voll und dicht, lang anhaltender Abgang - ein absoluter Spaßwein.
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Dietary Information: Organic