Il Paradiso Di Manfredi

Andrea Scovero

Il Clown Rosso Nebbiolo

Delicious nebbiolo w natural bent. Just a hint of funk to make it stand out. Accompanied dinner at Alto Paradiso perfectly — 3 years ago

Il Censo

Njuro Terre Siciliane IGT Perricone 2012

Goes well with Cinema Paradiso. — 6 years ago

Regina Greene
with Regina
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Il Falchetto

Superiore Bricco Paradiso Barbera d'Asti 2013

Phenomenal Barbera. Mellow and balanced. Delicious wine. #2GU — 6 years ago

Il Paradiso di Frassina

Toscana Cabernet Sauvignon Sangiovese

I visited this boutique vineyard in Siena. The winemaker believes that playing classical music is beneficial to his vines. I also learned that the University of Pisa and Florence are conducting a scientific research on the effect of sound waves on vines. Music or not... decanted for 2 hours, this wine is magnificent! Leather, vanilla, dill, and cherry notes. Happy New Year friends. — 6 years ago

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@Mo Salem All The best. Happy New Year's. Hope to meet you in the upcoming year!
Mo Salem

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Yes of course Dave, that would be nice....
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Happy new year, Mo and Inor!

Il Paradiso di Manfredi

Riserva Brunello di Montalcino Sangiovese 2008


A lovely old school biodynamic Brunello, made out of Sangiovese Grosso, which are aged for 36-40 month. Bought and drunk in a wine bar in Florence, this one experienced an accelerated maturation. The huge wine cellar of this famous wine shop is simply too warm, approx 23-24 c (summer time), vs the ideal 14-15 c. The wine was still lovely, but with limited aging potential. The color was deep red, with a light touch of brown. Nose lightly oxidized, barnyard, black cherries, dry leaves, tobacco, leather, earthiness, plums, full body, firm well integrated tannins. Long finish. I wish It would had been more fresh... My score 90, drink this one now, a well stored one perhaps to 2025 — 7 years ago

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Paul Watson

Paul Watson

I'm finding the '08s ready to roll too, despite storage conditions.

Il Paradiso di Frassina

Gea Sant' Antimo Sangiovese

Great stuff! Drank well with chicken scallopini. Quite dry, a rub of tannin. Tart cherries with some dirty leaves thrown into my iced tea. — 5 years ago

Stella di Campalto Podere San Giuseppe

Rosso di Montalcino Sangiovese 2010

Joe Campanale

Second only to Poggio do Soto. As good as Paradiso Di Manfredi — 6 years ago

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Il Paradiso di Frassina

Frassina Rosso Sangiovese Blend

Smooth and balanced, tasty super Tuscan — 6 years ago

Il Paradiso di Frassina

Brunello di Montalcino Sangiovese

Lovely wine at Bella Blu with friends. — 8 years ago