2007 Pasetti "Tenutarossa" Montepulciano d'Abruzzo

SKU #1074041 90 points Wine Enthusiast

 Rich and chewy, this comes with bold aromas of black fruit, plum, licorice, tobacco and leather. It’s slightly rustic in places, but its overall personality and feel is intriguing and pleasurable.  (10/2012)

K&L Notes

This red is a greatly structured wine with deep red ruby color with pomegranate at the edge. It has a bouquet of red ripe fruits, especially cherry and bitter cherry, with spicy notes. The taste is full and round with persistent flavors of marmalade, vanilla, coffee and licorice. Aged in 20-hectolitre bay oak barrels for more than 24 months. Excellent with roasted meat and game, grilled meat, seasoned cheese, and salami.

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Staff Image By: Mike Barber | K&L Staff Member | Review Date: 8/18/2011 | Send Email
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Pasetti's Tenutarossa is about as good as montepulciano gets, a work of art that's like drinking a new moon midnight sky. It is a sharp, big wine of deep, blackberry nothingness - I love it.
Drink from 2011 to 2016

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