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Caparzo Brunello di Montalcino 2005 2005 Wine Review

Caparzo Brunello di Montalcino 2005 2005

Caparzo Brunello di Montalcino 2005 2005

Tuscany, Italy

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 1

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Drink: 2010-2018

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

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Steve Cranny rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Until I became involved in the Industry I had no idea how hard service professionals work to make other people happy. So in honour of National Waiter's Day and all of those great service people I would like to recommed a wine that I have enjoyed across several vintages.
The Caparzo Brunello di Montalcino is a wonderful dark ruby wine that hits the palate like velvet. The last bottle that I had the opportunity to drink was a 2005. It was a medium bodied wine that tasted of dark cherries, blackberry, herbs and licorice. It is wonderful wine partnered with pasta covered with meat sauce and topped with pecorino cheese.

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