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Avignonesi Vino Nobile di Montepulciano

Wine Details

Vineyard

Avignonesi

Varietal

Chianti Blend

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2005 Vintage) Varietals: Prugnolo Gentile, Canaiolo Nero, MammolinoVino Nobile is garnet red in color; its bouquet is delicate and intense, with a slight scent of violet; the taste is dry with a hint of tannin. T...

(2005 Vintage) Characteristics: Vino Nobile is garnet red in colour; its bouquet is delicate and intense, with a slight scent of violet; the taste is dry with a hint of tannic. Serving suggestions: this important wine is ideal with roast and grilled meat, game and mature cheeses. Cheese Pairings: Fontina Val d'Osta, Grana Padano, Grated Parmigiano, Parmigiano Reggiano Food Pairings: Grilled Meats, Roast Quail, Roast Beef and Arugula Crostini with Olive Red Pepper Relish

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 158 on Apr-05
  • Wine Spectator
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator