Vitiano Falesco . Italia Rosso 2008
With Vitiano we have tried to achieve a young red wine with explosive, luscious aromatic fragrance. This wine has a wonderful, deep, intense ruby red colour with important, solid, and wide organoleptic qualities, but above all it exalts the food it is combined with. It is very rich in polyphenols which harmonize with its fresh, tasty acidity. This is a blockbuster young red wine with explosive, luscious aromas. Vitiano Rosso is deep ruby-red in color, and offers a wide range of fruit and spice aromas, including black cherry jam, licorice, and tobacco leaf. This versatile wine pairs well with a wide array of food, including meat, pasta, and pizza. It is best enjoyed in its youth when its fresh fruit character is most evident. Vitiano Rosso is a perennial value.
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Rich in black fruit and mint. Flavors of cassis and vanilla oak envelop the palate, finishing with ripe fruit and balance.
The 2008 Vitiano Rosso (Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese) is a racy, sleek wine that impresses with its layers of perfumed red cherries and sweet toasted oak. The wine offers terrific clarity and precision in a slightly taut, focused style for this offering. A few months of bottle age seems prudent. According to proprietor Riccardo Cotarella, the bottle variation that occasionally shows up in Vitiano is most likely attributable to the different amounts of time the various lots spend in bottle prior to arriving on the market. Clearly lots that have more time in bottle have the potential to show greater harmony than lots that have less time in bottle. That said, slight bottle variation issues here are a minor quibble for a wine that delivers so much value. Anticipated maturity: 2009-2012. Black currant and floral aromas follow through to a medium-bodied palate, with juicy, crushed black fruit and light spicy flavors that linger. Nicely done. Needs a little time to come together. Delicious. Best after 2009. 150,000 cases made. -JS
Falesco Umbria Vitiano Rosso 2008: empf. Trinktemperatur 12-16°C, in Barriques gereift, lagerfähig 5 - 7 Jahre ab Jahrgang, Jahrgang: 2008Inhalt: 0,75 LRegion: UmbrienWeingut: FalescoRebsorte: 33% Merlot, 33% Cabernet,34% SangioveseRestzucker: 3 g/LiterRestsäure: 5 g/LiterAlkoholgehalt: 12,5 % Rotwein
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