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Rivera Il Falcone Riserva Castel Del Monte 2012 Wine Review

Rivera Il Falcone Riserva Castel Del Monte 2012

Rivera Il Falcone Riserva Castel Del Monte 2012

Puglia D.O.C., Italy

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2018-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Rivera Il Falcone

Agent: S. Schiralli Agencies Ltd.,

Natalie's Score: 91/100

Rivera Il Falcone Riserva Castel Del Monte 2012 is a robust 85% Nero di Troia and 15% Montepulciano wine blend from grapes sourced in the Puglia wine region. Fruit is bright with fresh mulberry, blueberry and fresh sagey herbs and tanned leather on this dry medium-plus-bodied red. Decant for one hour and enjoy now with a meaty pasta dish or cellar for five years.

Food pairings: lamb cutlets, beef stew, grilled chicken.

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This Rivera Il Falcone Riserva Castel Del Monte 2012 was reviewed on November 7, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Wineboy rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Cranberry, leather and iron aromas with a nice replay. Solid structure therefore either age me 3-5 or serve with a food or cheese with an element of fat (ie. rarer steak, hard cheese)
Rivera Il Falcone Riserva Castel Del Monte 2012 is a great value, rich and robust 85% Nero di Troia and 15% Montepulciano wine blend from grapes sourced in the Puglia wine region. Fruit is bright with fresh mulberry, blueberry and fresh sagey herbs and tanned leather on this dry medium-plus-bodied red. Tannins are firm. Decant for one hour and enjoy now with a meaty pasta dish or cellar for five years. - Community Wine Reviews

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