Lionello Marchesi

Poggio alle Sughere Morellino di Scansano

9.026 ratings
8.61 pro ratings
Scansano, Grosseto, Tuscany, Italy
Sangiovese Blend
Goose, Game, Exotic Spices, Baking Spices, Chili & Hot Spicy, Duck, Pasta, Herbs, Beans & Peas, Mushrooms, Onion, Veal, Hard Cheese, Pork, Tomato-Based, Pungent Cheese, Chicken, Turkey, Salami & Prosciutto, Soft Cheese, Venison
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Meg Maker

Wine Writer, Maker's Table

8.6

Dusty herbs, raisiny bitter cherry, spice and supple but still drying tannin.

Dusty herbs, raisiny bitter cherry, spice and supple but still drying tannin.

1 person found it helpfulFeb 28th, 2013
Colin Cahoon

Cherry cobbler to dark cherry, molasses, caramel, clove and chewy tannins. Finishes with moderate acid. Nicely balanced, solid and drinkable.

Cherry cobbler to dark cherry, molasses, caramel, clove and chewy tannins. Finishes with moderate acid. Nicely balanced, solid and drinkable.

Oct 23rd, 2016
Colin Cahoon

Cherry pie nose. Dark cherry, molasses, clove with chewy tannins giving way to a spicy acid finish.

Cherry pie nose. Dark cherry, molasses, clove with chewy tannins giving way to a spicy acid finish.

Oct 5th, 2016
Zarina Alam

I think we cellared it too long. We enjoyed it more a couple years ago.

I think we cellared it too long. We enjoyed it more a couple years ago.

Jan 1st, 2015
Ashley Kepping

With Sharon... A delicious red

With Sharon... A delicious red

Jul 28th, 2014
Allison Melesky

2nd glass was better

2nd glass was better

Jan 19th, 2014
Sanin Serna

Excelent Italian wine and goes perfectly with my Straccetti All'Aceto Balsamico Rucola e Parmigiano

Excelent Italian wine and goes perfectly with my Straccetti All'Aceto Balsamico Rucola e Parmigiano

Dec 6th, 2013
Thomas Heatherington

Good character while very drinkable

Good character while very drinkable

Jun 1st, 2013
Leo Priemer

Purchased at villa macri. One of our favorites from the downstairs tasting.

Purchased at villa macri. One of our favorites from the downstairs tasting.

Dec 21st, 2012
Malcolm Murray

Malcolm had this 2 years ago

Malcolm had this 2 years ago

May 3rd, 2018