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Poggio Al Tufo Tommasi Alicante 2010 Wine Review

Poggio Al Tufo Tommasi Alicante 2010

Poggio Al Tufo Tommasi Alicante 2010

Maremma, Tuscany I.G.T., Italy

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2013-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Poggio Al Tufo

Agent: Univins and Spirits Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Fascinating violet aromas on the nose. Alicante is a lesser-known red grape grown in Italy, but it's capable of producing full-bodied red wines like this one, full of interesting flavours. Both the skin and pulp or fleshy of the grape are red, which is unusual -- the only Vitis vinifera grape that is so. This wine offers robust aromas of cigar box, blackberries and dark plums. Attractively sour-bitter finish. Something different and new for your pepperoni pizza.

Alicante food pairings: grilled or cured meats, pepperoni pizza.

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This Poggio Al Tufo Tommasi Alicante 2010 was reviewed on June 21, 2014 by Natalie MacLean

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This wine is made from Alicante grapes and then this big red wine is aged for one year in Slovenian oak barrels. Attractive dark fruit and smoky nuances. - Community Wine Reviews

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