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Niro Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2016 Wine Review

Niro Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2016

Niro Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2016

Abruzzo D.O.C., Italy

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $17.00

Drink: 2019-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Niro

Agent: Authentic Wine & Spirits Merchants

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Produced from 100% Montepulciano from the Abruzzo wine region with bright red cherry, plum jam, anise and sweet tobacco flavours on the palate. Lifted, fresh and nicely done. Very approachable now.

Montepulciano d'Abruzzo food pairings: Sicilian gnocchi with sausage ragu, meat ravioli with a rich tomato sauce.

Perfect Pasta and Tomato Sauce Wine

This Niro Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2016 was reviewed on July 5, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Daniel O'Keefe rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Fresh and fruity bouquet displaying black cherry and red licorice. Pleasant balance of crisp acidity, moderate tannins, and a medium body. Finish shows jam and prune with cocoa and earthy character. Oak is subtle and complementary. A very nice red for roast pork, beef brisket, or shepherds pie.
Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Warm fruit with a hint of Brett on the nose. Rich ripe, red fruit on the palate. Silky and smooth, well balanced. This is a pleasant, simple sipper that would shine beside a spicy pizza, BBQ sausage or spicy pasta. Tasted June 2019. www.thewineloverskitchen.com
A great value Montepulciano D'abruzzo under $20 from the Abruzzo wine region. Niro 2016 is rich in dark berry, cherry liqueur, espresso, smoky vanilla and toasty oak flavours on the palate. Produced from 100% Montepulciano. Enjoy with grilled lamb chops. - Community Wine Reviews

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