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Ruffino Modus 2012

Ruffino Modus 2012
Ruffino Modus 2012

Tuscany I.G.T., Italy



Community Score: 4.6/5
Community Reviews: 18
 
Price: $29.95
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Alcohol: 13.5%
 

Drink: 2015-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml
Winery: Ruffino

Matt Steeves rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Each vintage Modus continues to solidify its place in the fine wine world continuing to earn the reputation of an iconic Super Tuscan which is impressive given it’s only a fraction of the cost of its storied peers. The 2012 is a blend of 50% Sangiovese, with 25% of both Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot that shows juicy layers of dark fruits, plum, spice, leather, and cigar box. Great depth of flavour, texture, and structure make it ideally suited for enjoying now with rich Osso Buco or hanger steak with bagna cauda pan sauce; it’s also an ideal candidate to cellar for up to a decade to enjoy its evolution. Ruffino’s Modus is an exceptionally value priced Super Tuscan that I'd highly recommend buying by the case. Tasted June 2015. 93 points. Matt Steeves - www.quercusvino.ca
 

  


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