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Centuno Canicatti Nero D'avola 2010 Wine Review

Centuno Canicatti Nero D'avola 2010

Centuno Canicatti Nero D'avola 2010

Sicily, Italy

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $18.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Centuno

Agent: Eurovintage International Inc

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Reviews and Ratings

James Belardo rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Okay, so it's no secret that I've become obsessed with wine crafted with the Sicilian indigenous grape Nero D'Avola. Historically, it's one of the oldest grape varieties and was often overlooked as a local table wine. What has happened over the past few years is an awakening of sorts. The southern regions of Italy had taken a backseat to the more industrious regions to the north due to mainly political reasons but has been experiencing a come back.

In my opinion, the Centuno Canicatti is outstanding example of a Nero D'Avola wine. They've crafted this dark-skinned grape and presented all it's suppleness in a well balanced and flavorful wine - BRAVO. Now, my issue is finding stock in stores as it keeps selling out.

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Andrew Bernardo rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Lovely, aromatic red featuring purple plums, black cherry, black raspberry wrapped around a truly grapey core. Pairs well with braised meats and tomato-based pasta dishes. 91 Points. (ottawawinejournal.com)
This robust red wine is an IGT wine. Source: Winery

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