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La Carraia Tizzonero Umbria IGT

Wine Details

Vineyard

La Carraia

Varietal

Montepulciano

Style

Red

Region

UmbriaItaly

Winemaker's Notes

50% Montepulciano, 50% Sangiovese Intensely garnet in color with aromas of dark fruit and vanilla. Exceptionally pleasant, silky texture on the palate. The name "Tizzonero" is derived from the local word for charcoal, referring both to the soil and the deep color of the wine.

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2002 Vintage)