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Wines / 2007 Altesino Alte d'Altesi Toscana

Name Alte d'Altesi Toscana
Winery Altesino
Gary's rating 94+ points
Style Red
Varietal 40% Sangiovese, 30% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon
Vintage 2007
Place Italy
Price $35.00 MSRP
ABV 14.5%

Gary's tasting notes

Kirsch and cassis coming through on the nose, which is very pure and juicy. Spectacular mouthfeel, which is jammy with blueberry fruit and tobacco, though not over-sugarfied. This possesses that great structure that contains its sweet fruit really well. This wine is phenomenal and downright pure! When I find a wine like this... when I find a wine with this much power, that has the elegance to confuse somebody for being full bodied... it makes for the modern Italian red wine style done right.