Il Poggione Brunello di Montalcino 2014 - Argonaut Wine & Liquor

Il Poggione Brunello di Montalcino 2014

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Il Poggione Brunello di Montalcino 2014
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SKU 49114

750ml

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Ruby red in colour, with a very intense, persistent nose and with red fruit notes. Warm, balanced flavour with velvet-smooth tannins. Long-lasting aroma. Food Pairings: Red meats, game, mature cheeses.

Category Red Wine
Varietal
Region Italy, Tuscany, Brunello di Montalcino
Brand Il Poggione
Alcohol/vol 14.5%
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Wine AdvocateIl Poggione has one of the appellation's most enviable track records for quality and cellar longevity. The 2014 Brunello di Montalcino is a different beast. This wine prizes elegance, finesse and a compact mouthfeel. I would suggest a slightly shorter drinking window of approximately ten years. No matter how you cut it, the wine is absolutely beautiful and indeed ranks high on a list of favorite wines from the vintage. The bouquet is chiseled and tight with wild blueberry, plum, red rose and a touch of cherry confit. No doubt the mouthfeel is thinner in this vintage, but the wine has plenty more going on to keep your attention. I'm liking it. I went back to the bottle a few days after it had been opened and the wine was still going strong. Some 110,000 bottles were made.

Monica Larner, January 31, 2019
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Wine SpectatorThis is smooth and caressing, wrapped around cherry, plum, loam, tobacco and cumin flavors. Hefty tannins line the finish, but all the elements are in the right proportion. Features a fine, complex finish. Best from 2021 through 2035. 9,000 cases made, 1,750 cases imported.

Bruce Sanderson, June 15, 2019
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Wine EnthusiastAromas of underbrush, truffle, dark-skinned berry and tobacco lead the nose of this elegantly structured red. The taut, vibrant palate offers Marasca cherry, cranberry, orange zest and licorice framed by racy acidity and fine-grained tannins. Drink 2020-2026.

Kerin O'Keefe, May 1, 2019

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