Castello ColleMassari, ColleMassari Montecucco Rosso Riserva 2018, Tuscany, Italy
Tasting Note: A complex sangiovese-led (80%) red blend that is like a velvet glove on your palate.
Medium-intensity ruby in color, this wine has an aromatic, medium-plus-intensity nose of blackberry, red cherry and clove baking spice with hints of dried raspberry and a touch of liquorice.
On the palate the dry, medium-plus-bodied red blend has medium-plus-intensity flavors suggested on the nose supported by medium acidity and well-integrated, medium tannin.
Complexity permeates the midpalate.
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Tasted: Montecucco Wines: Tuscany’s Hidden Treasure Seminar, Il Gattopardo Restaurant, New York, New York
Tasting Date: May 25, 2022