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Quercecchio Premium Wine Selection Brunello Di Montalcino 2011

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Simon Chen rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

A new world style Brunello. Very dark in color and nose is very woody, leather, and plummy. The wine has sour berry and plum acid with long finishing dry tannin. Medium+ body. The strong stringent plum gives a very unpleasant finish. Not sure whether it'll go away with breathing.
Greg Hughes rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Good value Brunello with fantastic aromatics and ripeness. It's an all Sangiovese wine from one of Tuscany's most revered areas.
Vibrant, bright colour that deserves a big glass.
The aromas have lots of savoury aromas of leather, mushroom, woodsmoke, and bay. Nice, ripe fruit. Cherry, pomegranate, cassis, and orange peel.
Flavours of sour cherry, pomegranate, dried herbs, orange zest, mushroom, and earth. Still pretty fresh. Some good acidity and soft tannins. In spite of the savouriness, it's still juicy.
Classic pairing for this wine is rabbit, typically. Peking duck would be delicious. Simple charcuterie would be great too.

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Quercecchio Premium Wine Selection Brunello Di Montalcino 2011, Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy: This savoury, full-bodied northern Italian red wine offers exotic aromas of wild truffle, tanned leather, smoke and some char. Very complex and attractive. Pair with fine cuts of meat. Drink: 2017-2022. 438580 14.50% XD 750 mL  $33.95 Score: 92/100. March 4, 2017 Top Rated Red Wine. Harmonious Hard Cheese Wine  Full Review




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