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Avignonesi Vino Nobile di Montepulciano 2018

$33.99 x 12

(price per 750ml bottle) - sold in cases of 12 bottles
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Additional information

Bottles per case

12

Price range per bottle

$30.00 – $49.99

Unit

750

Grape variety

Sangiovese & Sangiovese Blends

Vintage

2018

Country

Italy

Region

Tuscany

Sub region

Montepulciano

Winery

Wine type

Red Table Wine

Payment Type

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Collection

Avignonesi

Avignonesi’s Vino Nobile not only brought the winery fame, it also revitalized the DOC. After more than 25 years, Avignonesi Vino Nobile di Montepulciano continues to be considered one of the region’s best. The wine is made entirely of Prugnolo Gentile (the local name for the clone of Sangiovese) from eight of the estate’s vineyard sites, all based on clay-rich soil. Vines range in age from 11 to 41 years old.

Following fermentation by native yeast, the wine rested on skins for a period of extended maceration. It was aged for 18 months: 80% in barriques, 20% in large barrels.

A soft, nicely-rounded wine with elegant aromas of fresh red berries and floral and balsamic undertones. Medium-bodied with a palate of ripe blackberry and black cherry fruit, silky tannins, and a long mineral finish. While nicely balanced to enjoy now, the wine will age well for six to eight years.

“A juicy, fruity red with aromas of sour cherries, plums, hazelnuts and bay leaves. Medium-bodied with sleek tannins. Elegant and fresh expression of the appellation. From organically grown grapes. Drink or hold.”
92 points, James Suckling, June 2022

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