Tolaini

Picconero Tenuta Montebello Toscana Merlot Blend

9.223 ratings
9.24 pro ratings
Tuscany, Italy
Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot
Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Pasta, Venison, Tomato-Based, Potato, Pork, Chocolate & Caramel, White Rice, Mushrooms, Beef, Lamb, Chili & Hot Spicy, Salami & Prosciutto, Exotic Spices, Baking Spices, Herbs, Chicken, Pungent Cheese, Turkey, Soft Cheese, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Duck, Onion
Top Notes For
Vincent Seufert

Predominantly merlot, this wine is rich vibrant and muscular all in one. Dark cherries, plum with some layers of spice. Strong tannins but lovely fruit to soften it out. Wish I had more.

Predominantly merlot, this wine is rich vibrant and muscular all in one. Dark cherries, plum with some layers of spice. Strong tannins but lovely fruit to soften it out. Wish I had more.

Jan 15th, 2016
Jack Krawczyk

possibly my favorite wine

possibly my favorite wine

May 29th, 2018
D zuber

Notable, bottle three with ewan and Michelle, lovely

Notable, bottle three with ewan and Michelle, lovely

Dec 17th, 2016
Dario Tolone

great! only bit to fat for a picconero...

great! only bit to fat for a picconero...

Jan 1st, 2016
Marshall Buxton

Rich, smooth and full-bodied. Makes me want to wear velvet and listen to a saxophone.

Rich, smooth and full-bodied. Makes me want to wear velvet and listen to a saxophone.

Jun 20th, 2015
Alejandro Lopez

65%Merlot, 30%Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Petit Verdot.
1st Vintage: 2004
Production: 8.000-10.000
Ageing: 18months in barrique, including 6 months on its lees.

65%Merlot, 30%Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Petit Verdot.
1st Vintage: 2004
Production: 8.000-10.000
Ageing: 18months in barrique, including 6 months on its lees.

Nov 27th, 2014
Chris Morgan

Sommelier The Oceanaire Seafood Room

9.2

Chris had this 4 years ago

Chris had this 4 years ago

Apr 28th, 2016
Nick Apone

Nick had this 5 years ago

Nick had this 5 years ago

Oct 29th, 2015
Antoine Amiot-Servelle

Production Domaine Amiot-Servelle

9.3

Antoine had this 6 years ago

Antoine had this 6 years ago

Jan 28th, 2015
Yasunobu Hasegawa

Yasunobu had this a year ago

Yasunobu had this a year ago

Jul 13th, 2019