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Ruffino Sangiovese Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot 2008 Wine Review

Ruffino Sangiovese Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot 2008

Ruffino Sangiovese Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot 2008

Tuscany, Italy

Community Score: 94/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $28.95

Drink: 2012-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Ruffino

Agent: Constellation Brands Inc.

Natalie's Score: 94/100

A gorgeous blend of 50% Sangiovese, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot grapes. This full-bodied, complex, rich red offers aromas of black cherry, smoke and dried herbs. Wonderfully concentrated with a long finish. Decant 2 hours

This was reviewed December 16, 2012 by

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At the palate it is full-bodied and harmonious and characterized by the finesse of its silky tannins. The taste is elevated by a remarkable pleasantness and freshness and a texture in which each varietal adds its own distinctive trait. The finish is incredibly persistent, with an aftertaste of black berry fruit and cocoa.
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