Pra Soave was calling to me from the back of the fridge and I heeded that call.
Like a really well crafted pop song, this wine is effortlessly enjoyable on a superficial level, but when I stop and think about it, there’s a lot underpinning this wine’s effortless enjoyability. Chablis like on the nose - intense minerality (limestone, but also that flinty volcanic stuff), lemon curd, pear, a hint of chamomile & blanched almonds. The texture is what makes it though - crisp but with gracefulness to it. Lively acidity in perfect balance with leesy bass notes.
— 7 days ago
High octane, daaaaang!
This wine is deep ruby trending towards toward garnet.
It offers Developed aromas of dried prune, plum, raisin, blueberry, fig paste, kirsch, crème de cassis, anise, licorice, pipe tobacco, and wet earth.
This wine is dry, with high (15%) alcohol, a full body, medium acidity, medium tannins, and medium(+) intensity of flavors consistent with the nose. — 19 days ago
- fantastic. Dryer on the tongue. More tannins. More fruit forward. Powerful but balanced. Marc’s favorite Italian wine (and maybe favorite in world — 2 days ago
62nd birthday-oh boy! The 07 Classico is so velvety, well integrated tannins and alcohol with a hint of dried figs, plums, and long finish. Great way to celebrate with my hubby! I will save the Riserva for another occasion with my sons and daughter in-law! — 13 days ago
Monster wine. Doesn’t feel 9 years old. Youthful, but powerful.
Very good. The burgers are not the only thing that’s smashed. — 5 days ago