Antica (antinori)

Marchesi Antinori

Tignanello Toscana Super Tuscan Blend 2016

OMG... Sorry it's my first time...
Visually, this presents as a few years older with a pink to red brick rim. On the nose, the open releases red cherry... With time it mellows to black cherry... If you could elegantly bottle Ben and Jerry's Cherry Garcia it would start you on the path of creating this wine. The blanket of milk chocolate is like a King's robe. There is a vague hint of baking spices up front. Custardy throughout. Tannins are on on-guard and alert waiting ready, willing, and able to withstand the darkness of the caverns until brighter days. Probably my favorite bottle to date.

96 points
— 7 days ago

Eric, Shay and 16 others liked this

Antica Terra

Botanica Willamette Valley Pinot Noir 2009

Eric S
9.3

Oldest Antica I’ve had and man is it a winner. All the sharp edges are off. Sweet flowers. — 13 days ago

Joshua, Ryan and 35 others liked this
Joe Roth

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Love these wines

Marchesi Antinori

Pian delle Vigne Brunello di Montalcino Sangiovese 1999

A very satisfying brunello but i think they are getting to the end of the plateau here. Lots of herbal/balsam notes little fruit left. Happy to have opened this before it starts to go downhill — 23 days ago

Bob, David and 5 others liked this
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Marchesi Antinori

Guado al Tasso Bolgheri Superiore Red Bordeaux Blend 2015

A blend of 62% Cab Sauv, 18% Merlot, 18% Cab Franc & 2% Petit Verdot. Deep Ruby with aromas of beautiful blue and red fruits and spice aromas. On the palate black cherry, blackberry and plum flavors with tobacco and oak spice. Smooth and refined tannins, long ending with sweet earthy tones. Wow!! — 6 days ago

Shay, Paul and 13 others liked this

Antica Terra

Aurata Chardonnay 2011

Last had this in 2015, and it is SO much better now. Shook off some of its baby fat and is now drinking beautifully. Underappreciated wine from the best winemaker in the Willamette Valley! — 15 days ago

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Shay, Paul and 12 others liked this
Paul T- Huntington Beach

Paul T- Huntington Beach

Had the 12, nice bottle
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Her rosé is just a knockout and a favorite of mine.

Marchesi Antinori

Badia a Passignano Riserva Chianti Classico Sangiovese 1999

Side by side testing the 97 and 99...the 99 was much better with still a good tannic backbone and length. Both however were still very much alive. — 25 days ago

Billy, Eric and 8 others liked this

Marchesi Antinori

Tenuta Guado al Tasso Il Bruciato Bolgheri Super Tuscan Blend 2017

Cab Sauv, Merlot and Syrah Blend. Deep Ruby with aromas of black and red fruits and floral spice aromas. On the palate black cherry and blackberry flavors with licorice, espresso and sweet oak spice. Smooth and refined tannins, long ending with fruit and sweet earthy tones. — 5 days ago

Paul, Daniel P. and 7 others liked this

Marchesi Antinori

Tenuta Guado al Tasso Cont'Ugo Bolgheri Merlot 2017

Full body Merlot from the super Tuscan region made by Antinori. Red fruit forward (black cherry, plum) with deep red in colour with silky tannin. Great length on the palate; can notice the style/hints of the big brother Tig. Beautiful. — 4 days ago

Severn, Brian and 6 others liked this

Marchesi Antinori

Castello della Sala Cervaro della Sala Umbria Chardonnay Grechetto 2017

This was a favorite of the week at the beach. Great acidity to balance out some oak notes, but the finish sang and the wine evolved. Would have blinded this as new world chard if not for the banging acidity. — 24 days ago

Ryan, Eric and 9 others liked this

Marchesi Antinori

Badia A Passignano Gran Selezione Chianti Classico Sangiovese 2016

Very good young chianti. Has a very strong backbone, somewhat closed at this stage needs 5 years to open up....could last 15 years easy — 25 days ago

Billy, Eric and 14 others liked this