2000 Luce Lucente
Inspired by the elegance and style of their signature wine, Luce, the Frescobaldi and Robert Mondavi families launched Lucente in 1995, as the second wine of their partnership. The 1999 Lucente displays great intensity of ripe fruit, bursting with dark cherries, dried plums, aromatic spices and a hint of vanilla. Warm and full on the palate, the excellent fruit density is supported by well balanced acidity and supple, polished tannins. Lucente (pronounced Lu-CHEN-tay) is the fruit of an innovativ...
Wine.comThis deep ruby wine offers fruit aromas that range from currants to wild strawberries, with hints of licorice, cloves and tobacco. On the palate, well-integrated tannins and excellent acidity provide the structure to support the vibrant flavors. Enjoy with roasted red meats or aged cheeses.
Vintage ChartRating for Italy-Tuscany: 88 (slightly better than average year)<br/><br/>Drinkability: young, aging quickly, could be good now<br/>