2000 Arnaldo Caprai "25 Anni" Sagrantino di Montefalco (3L)

SKU #1315391 97 points Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

 The 2000 Montefalco 25 Anni simply multiplies all the elements exponentially with room-filling aromas of sweet berry fruit and perfectly integrated oak and a mouth-coating cascade of ripe fruit, powerful, dense, and sensual tannins in a swelling flow of unrelieved pleasure. I would be very surprised if this wine did not last another two decades. (DT)  (4/2004)

91 points Wine Enthusiast

 *Editors' Choice* The color is dark and youthful, while the nose is at first earthy and dusty before opening to reveal a deep plum core. Dark cherry and plum fruit mixes with coffee on the palate, while the finish is perfectly broad and smooth, an appropriate epilogue to a fine, extracted, modern Sangiovese-based wine. (MS)  (2/2003)

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Other Red Wines

Country:

Italy

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Umbria