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Castello dei Rampolla Vigna d'Alceo

Wine Details

Region

Tuscany › Italy

Wine Description

(2004 Vintage) Good full medium ruby. Multifaceted nose offers currant, flowers, tobacco and licorice, plus a tinge of minerally ink. Blackcurrant and raspberry fruit flavors are complicated by a ferrous, blood-like...

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    I found this on Wine Spectator’s WineRatings+ app. Castello dei Rampolla Toscana Sammarco 2005 Wine Spectator Score: 93 points WS Tasting Note: Complex aromas of violet, berry and fresh meat follow through to a full yet polished palate, with beautiful tannins and a long, long finish. Racy and structured. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Sangiovese. Best after 2011. 1,500 cases made. -JS

    about 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 04/09 The blackberry flavors in this wine are marked by dry, astringent tannins and sweet oak. For steak.
  • Wine Advocate
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate on 06/07
  • Wine Spectator
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/2005
  • Robert Parker
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 06/01/2007
  • Robert Parker
    (2010 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 10/23/2014