2004 Le Macchiole Messorio Bolgheri Toscana IGT
10 Ratings
Detail
10 Ratings
2004 Le Macchiole Messorio Bolgheri Toscana IGT

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Wine Description

(From 2010 Vintage) The 2010 Messorio is a powerful wine of great intensity, complexity and depth. Dark and red fruits, undertones of leather, a sprinkling of spices, and a little bit of scorched earth work together in a wine of great finesse and exquisite balance.

Winemaker's Notes

Messorio is widely considered to be one of Bolgheri’s, if not Italy’s, most outstanding renditions of pure Merlot. Intense ruby red with violet notes, tremendous ripe berry fruit on the nose with hints of pepper, spice, vanilla and voluptuous in body, with jammy red fruit exotic innuendoes, and smooth tannins. "Beautiful, subtle aromas of berries, cappuccino and black olive are amazing. Full-bodied, with ultrarefined tannins and a long, long finish. Goes on for minutes. Leaves me speechless. Thi...

Shipping Information

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Vineyard

Le Macchiole

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Messorio is widely considered to be one of Bolgheri’s, if not Italy’s, most outstanding renditions of pure Merlot. Intense ruby red with violet notes, tremendous ripe berry fruit on the nose with hints of pepper, spice, vanilla and voluptuous in body, with jammy red fruit exotic innuendoes, and smooth tannins. "Beautiful, subtle aromas of berries, cappuccino and black olive are amazing. Full-bodied, with ultrarefined tannins and a long, long finish. Goes on for minutes. Leaves me speechless. Thi...