2014 Bel Colle Verduno Pelaverga

SKU #1209480 91 points James Suckling

 Young and wild red fruits with the trademark peppery edge, some brambly blue fruits and an assertive, spicy thread. This has a supple, fleshy and brambly palate with glossy ripe blue fruit flavors, fine-sheeted tannins and a tangy, saffron-tinged finish.  (5/2015)

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Staff Image By: Greg St. Clair | K&L Staff Member | Review Date: 8/31/2016 | Send Email
I love the nose of this wine: full of aromatics, baking spice, white pepper, vibrant, it just bolts out of the glass. However, this isn't a big wine, it's more like a delicate Pinot except it has such a powerful nose, it makes you think bigger. On the palate the wine is dry, has a tiny bit of tannic grip—just to make sure you notice—and it is the perfect accompaniment for delicate pasta, roasted chicken or even salmon. Try one, you're going to love it!
Drink from 2016 to 2018

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