Original
34 Ratings
Tenuta Caparzo Rosso di Montalcino

Wine Details

Varietal

Sangiovese

Style

Red

Region

Italy

Wine Description

(1997 Vintage) Color: Garnet red, intense and brilliant, with light orange hints. Bouquet: Penetrating, full and varied, reminiscent of wild berries. Palate: Dry, warm, full-bodied, harmonious, delicate and austere, persistent. Recommended with: Roasts, grilled, spit-roast or braised meats, ripe cheeses. "Starts off with strawberries and cherries and turns to incense and Indian spices on the nose. Full-bodied and chewy, with plenty of tannins and a polished, caressing aftertaste. Balanced and well-made. Best af...