Tenute Silvio Nardi

Tenute Silvio Nardi

Brunello di Montalcino Sangiovese 2013

Give this one some time to open up and you’ll get red fruit heaven and much more. Great flavor and the tannins are smooth. — 14 days ago

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Silvio Giamello

Vicenziana Barbaresco Nebbiolo 2014

I opened this, then the Texas snow storms hit and crippled our energy grid. Consumed over a few days while sitting in my running parked car in my driveway. I was charging my cell phone, enjoying some heat and radio, and eating my dinners, plate resting in the passenger seat. All I could jot down - new leather and bright red cherries. — 4 months ago

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Château Cap de Faugères

Côtes de Castillon Merlot Blend 2011

2011 vintage. Estate with 46 hectares of vineyards owned by Silvio Denz (also Faugères, Péby-Faugères and Roycheron in Saint-Emilion , and Lafayrie-Peyraguey in Sauternes). Sometimes criticised for the modern style, the truth is in the glass. And this Cap de Faugères from a difficult vintage absolutely delivers for the price (9,90 euro). Deep red colour with only a slight evolution at the rim. The nose is a bit jammy, but the mouth is much better with the ripe fruit balanced by the acidity and well-tamed tannin. It may be not the most subtle wine, but it's a very attractive right bank Bordeaux at its peak and a strong effort for the vintage. — 7 months ago

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Riserva Vernaccia di Oristano 2002


Well, you’ve never had Vernaccia until you’ve had this stuff! From Sardinia, this was very Sherry-like, somewhere between Amontillado & Oloroso - very dry w/mind blowing complexity, concentration & vigor. Drinks fat & viscous w/distinct oxidized notes of balsamic, tobacco, toasted nuts & yeast, spices - absolutely ethereal spices like Asian 5 spice & sweet baking spices. Man, this was really way out there... — 3 months ago

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Lyle Fass

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The best vernacci is always Oristano

Silvio Carta

Valle del Tirso Vernaccia

An oxidative fever dream — 5 months ago

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Silvio Messana

Ghazii Pét-Nat Sangiovese Rosato

Delicious, dry, grapefruits and blood orange. This is insane for the vintage and petnat rarely disappoints. Buy this, smash this! — 3 months ago

Silvio Grasso

Pi Vigne Barolo Nebbiolo 2015

Intense wine. Big and structured and balanced. Tar and roses and spice with black fruit. Impressive. — 4 months ago

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Silvio Grasso

Vigna Plicotti Barolo Nebbiolo 2013

Floral hand lotion, strawberry, sorrel, blood red, tannins kick in straight away, sits structured, focused, doesn’t deviate, strawberry, oak, tannins tight, acid, tannin dominant — 5 months ago

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