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Tenuta Del Conte 2012

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There are 2 user submitted reviews for this wine.

Sharon Lécuyer rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

This has an interesting colour of browny red, which you shouldn't disregard. Like beef, aged wine turns more brown than red. I found this strong leather on the nose. Personally, I found this had 'hit-you-over-the-head' tannin that would need food that could stand up to its strength. I would pair with tomato based dishes that could stand up to this wine. Perhaps spaghetti and meatballs or a tomato, basil pizza with some hard cheeses (parm or asiago). Drink now.

(Tasted March 27, 2017).
Olivier de Maisonneuve rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Nice nose,that reminds me of a sun baked dusty road,with a few shades made by the olive trees along it. Savoury mouth with firm tannins and good acidity. Begs for pizza or puttanesca pasta. Cheers!

Natalie's Review

Tenuta Del Conte 2012, Ciro DOC, Italy: Tanned leather and dried herbs on the nose and palate of this smooth, full-bodied Italian red wine. This is 100% Gaglioppo. Pair with grilled meats. Drink: 2016-2019. 13% D 750 mL  $18.00 Score: 87/100. April 25, 2017  Full Review



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