Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Fantinel Vigneti Sant Helena Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso 2009 90 Points

Classy offerings with great purity and near perfect ripeness, fragrant oak which is integrated and dissipate with aeration in decanter , spicy, long and persistent, if you like peppery Shiraz and Shiraz blends, you will like this, available through Adriatic Shippings.

Alcohol: moderate plus| 13.5% abv

Origin: Delle Venezie IGT | Italy

Notes: plums | cassis | earthy | pencil shavings

Ideal drinking occasions:  dinner time

Serve with: bistecca

Drink: now until 2019