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Jason Elias

Jason Elias

Marchesi De' Frescobaldi

Castelgiocondo Marchesi De' Frescobaldi Brunello Di Montalcino 2005

D.O.C.G., Tuscany, Italy
2808 days ago

Jason scored this wine: 92/100

2808 days ago

Jason scored this wine: 90/100

Have previously purchased this wine many times, and plan to do so again. It's a $20 bottle here in SK, and I've been consistently impressed through each different experience -- new qualities of this wine are brought out with each different pairing. Unfortunately I can't remember precisely what all those pairings were now, but it's balanced well between oak, acidity, spice and fruit flavouring.

Jason Elias

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