Welcome Back!Sign in here:

Not Registered?Become one of our thirsty clan 261,160 strong:

Register Today!

Want the secret to buying great wine?

286,005Wine Reviews
30Seconds to join

Baglio Di Pianetto Salici Merlot 2007 Wine Review

Baglio Di Pianetto Salici Merlot 2007

Baglio Di Pianetto Salici Merlot 2007

Sicily, Italy

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 1

  Add My Review

Price: $29.55

Drink: Now

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Pricing & Stock Information

Reviews and Ratings

Julia Kelada rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

I'm am not usually a fan of merlot, I find the wines not full bodied enough for my personal tastes. As always, my sommelier gave me "that" look.....Jooooooliaaa, he says in his best accent from Toulouse. He grabbed two bottles and placed them in my cart, he knew I would not be dissapointed!
Wines from Sicili are becoming a regular visitor to my wine fridge and this one absolutely did not fail!

I didn't smell nor taste any of the official tasting notes....
On the nose there were black cherries, cooked plums, creme du casis and leather.
On the palate, dark chocolate covered cherries, raspberries and tart red currants. Once the fruits gave way there was a punch of licorice before a herbal note of thyme which stepped aside for black pepper and generous length tannins. Delicioso!

Bottoms up!

If you liked the Baglio Di Pianetto Salici Merlot 2007, you might also like these wines:




Know the wines you want before you even get to the store with my wine reviews. Join now. It's free.

Wine of the Week

As featured on  

CTV Wine of the Week!

Vineland Estates Rosés
Rosé 2016,
Niagara Peninsula, Ontario V.Q.A. ...

Natalie MacLean

Canada's Most Quoted Wine Writer

Natalie MacLean is editor of Canada's largest wine review web site, publishing hundreds of wine reviews every week for more than 261,160 members.

She was named the World's Best Drinks Writer at the World Food Media Awards in Australia.

Natalie has published two books with Random House, the second was named one of Amazon's Best Books of the Year. Get access to all of her reviews today by becoming a member of her site.

Red, White & Drunk All Over

  Best Books of the Year

Red, White & Drunk all over by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean writes about wine with a sensuous obsession... and often laugh-out-loud funny... Terrific.

Rex Pickett, Sideways

Ms. MacLean is the disarming Everywoman. She loves wine, loves drinking ... ultimately, it's a winning formula.

Eric Asimov, The New York Times


Access my reviews on mobile with the bar code scanner.


Unquenchable: A Tipsy Search

  Best Books of the Year

Unquenchable by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean is a new force in the wine writing world ‐ a fiesty North American answer to Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson. She can write beautifully about wine.

The Financial Times of London

There are very few people in the wine world who "get it" and Natalie is one of those who brings more fun to a buttoned-up and stodgy game.

Gary Vaynerchuck, Wine Library TV

Starting a Wine Cellar?

Expert advice for all budgets

Insider tips on starting a wine cellar
From wine racks to underground caves, insider tips on size and space, number of bottles, ideal conditions and reputable resources.   learn more  
Winner World's Best Drink Writer
Four-Time Winner James Beard Foundation
Five-Time Winner Association of Food Journalists
Six-Time Winner Bert Greene Award
Best Wine Literature Book Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Online Writer of the Year Louis Roederer International Wine Writing Award