Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Posts Tagged ‘Riserva’

  • 2009 Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi Chianti Rùfina Nipozzano Riserva – Italy, Tuscany, Chianti, Chianti Rùfina (1/23/2018)
    WIML90

    Opened and served immediately. Followed over about 90 minutes.

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Simple, straightforward aromas of red berries and cherries that carry straight through to the palate. Bright acidity, medium tannin, medium bodied. Drink now. Good value and great with Italian tomato and cream based dishes. (90 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Advertisements

Read Full Post »

  • 1967 Cantina Terre Del Barolo Barolo Riserva – Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo (1/4/2018)
    WIML91

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately. Followed over about two hours.

    Light garnet color looking, slightly dusty looking throughout. Nose of iodine, root beer and red berries. Flavors of raspberries and red berries. Tart acidity, resolved tannin, medium body. Drink now. Be sure and stand and decant for sediment. (91 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

  • 2000 Produttori del Barbaresco Barbaresco Riserva Pajé – Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barbaresco (4/6/2017)
    WIML90

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately. Followed over about two hours.

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of rubber tire, stewed cherries and plums. Flavors of berries, cherries and raspberries. Medium acidity, firm tannin, full bodied. Drink over the next 3-4 years. (90 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

  • 1975 Tenuta Greppo (Biondi-Santi) Brunello di Montalcino Riserva – Italy, Tuscany, Montalcino, Brunello di Montalcino (9/18/2015)
    WIML94

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of anise, black berries and sandalwood. Flavors of black berries, boysenberry and tart cherry. Tangy to tart acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink now. (94 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

  • 1971 Giacomo Borgogno & Figli Barolo Riserva – Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo (3/24/2015)
    WIMLNR

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately.

    Garnet to rust color in the glass, dusty looking. Nose of leather, iron and wet stones. Flavors of tart red berries and raspberries. Quickly started to fade within 20-30 minutes. Tart acidity, resolved tannins, medium body. Drink them now if you have them.

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

  • 2007 Il Poggione (Proprietá Franceschi) Brunello di Montalcino Riserva Vigna Paganelli – Italy, Tuscany, Montalcino, Brunello di Montalcino (10/14/2014)
    WIML92

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of Graham crackers, black berries and black cherries. Flavors of black berries, black raspberries and boysenberries. Medium to bright acidity, medium tannin, medium to full bodied. Drink or hold. (92 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

  • 2007 Cantine A Casa Taurasi Riserva Vigna di Noe – Italy, Campania, Taurasi DOCG (9/8/2014)
    WIML92

    Tasted non blind.

    Garnet to dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of currants, plums, black berries and black cherries. Flavors of currants, plums, golden raisins and black berries. Medium to bright acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold. (92 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

Older Posts »