It has a bright red colour with violet nuances. The perfume is very straightforward on fruity, with touches of cherry and wild berries. Soft tannins enhance the delicacy and length of the wine. Well balanced and fresh in the mouth it is a most enjoyable wine.
This winery produces soulful vintages..
Great concentration of bright cherry and berry fruits; this red has tremendous inner energy. Notes of cedar and dark berries, with great class, finesse, and balance. The old vines finish lingers with velvety tannins. A great Super Tuscan for the price point, and hails from the excellent 2006 vintage..
The 2008 Lessona is a serious, serious wine endowed with superb depth and textural richness. Today the tannins are a bit firm, and the wine is, of course, very young, but there is no denying the sheer finesse and pedigree of what is in the glass. Juicy dark cherries, plums, graphite, mint and sweet ..
Very pretty, cool, herbal red fruit nose. On the palate that coolness is translated in quite high acidity. Looks a little short and a little astringent on the finish.
The owner, Paolo de Marchi, is one of Italy's most respected winemarkers, and his reputation has been established here in the hear..
The 2009 Amarone della Valpolicella opens to a dark, midnight color and spicy aromas of old spice, Middle Eastern bazaar, waxed furniture, honey-roasted ham, cured meat, caramelized sugar and dark road pavement.
The Tedeschi family has a winemaking history of more than two centuries, with the fam..
The 2008 Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Capitel Monte Olmi exhibits masculine appeal with syrupy tones of dried currant, creme de cassis, resin, tar, pipe tobacco, road pavement, black licorice and dried porcino mushroom. This is a massive wine no matter how you slice it with solid tannins, bri..