Poliziano Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG

Montepulciano, Pienza, Cortona – these small towns comprehensively describe the terrain on which this West Tuscan symbolic enterprise operates since 1961. The labels of the Poliziano winery, located below Montepulciano near Gracciano, have never disappointed wine lovers.

To the Prugnolo Gentile grapes, which characterize the Montepulciano area, Poliziano dedicate the most attentive care because they express the full potential of a territory with a rich wine history. The result is the Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, structured, enduring, with intense aromas that faithfully represent its Tuscan origins and the ancient bond between land, man and culture.

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VARIETALS
85% Prugnolo Gentile, 15% Colorino, Canaiolo and Merlot

VINTAGE
2016

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Description

TECHNICAL DATA
Alcohol 14%

APPEARANCE
Dark ruby red with a clear rim.

NOSE
The fragrance is quiet, suggesting black cherries and juniper berry with a woodsy touch of sandalwood and cedar.

PALATE
The palate delivers a strong intensity of red fruits, while firm tannins and a blaze of acidity round out the finish.

AGEING
Aged about 14-16 months in wood barrels, of which 2/3 in French oak barriques and tonneaux and 1/3 in vats.

PAIRING
Enjoy it with pasta dishes in generous sauces, rich meats or aged cheese.

READINESS FOR DRINKING
Ready to be opened now or in 10 to 15 years.

RATINGS

92pts

92pts(Ranked #54 Top 100 of 2019)

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