Ivasari Old Vines Montepulciano d’Abruzzo – 2008 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

9.2

Produced by Cantina Fratelli Barba 13.5%

http://www.fratellibarba.it/english.htm

Aged 14 months in French Oak – 100% Montepluciano

$22.99 – SRP

Scent notes of fallen leaves on autumnal forest floor, chocolate, crushed blueberry and violets.

Northerly fruit–just picked blueberry, bayberry, bright red cherry, hint of game and porcini mushroom, micro hints and subtly of cinnamon and clove.

***
http://www.jamesthewineguy.com

¡Salud!

***

Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world.

Read more of my wine reviews:

© 2012 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez / James the Wine Guy— All Rights Reserved. James the Wine Guy also on Facebook, Twitter and most major social medias.

Follow, subscribe, like, browse:             

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: