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Avignonesi Vino Nobile Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG

  • Avignonesi Vino Nobile Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG

Avignonesi, DOCG Vino Nobile di Montepulciano

Quick Overview

The pretty Tuscan town of Montepulciano is home to this top-tier wine (not to be confused with Abruzzo’s Montepulciano d’Abruzzo). In this vintage it has a lean and earthy energy to its rounded red fruit flavours.

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Online price €33.00

Further Details

Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, awarded DOCG status in 1980, is made in the hills surrounding the Tuscan town of Montepulciano. It is surrounded by the large Chianti subzone of Chianti Colli Senesi.Aerial view of Avignonesi winery

Regulations dictate that the vineyards must sit on the hills (250m-600m) around the town and that the grape to be used (at least 60-80% of the final blend) is Prugnolo Gentile (the local name for Sangiovese Grosso, the strain of Sangiovese used in Tuscan superstar-wine Brunello). The balance is made up of a combination of Canaiolo, Mammolo, Malvasia and some international varieties.

90/100 "A light, elegant style, delivering cherry, iron, leather and earth flavors in a balanced profile. Clean and lively, with a lingering aftertaste of leather, earth and almond. Drink now through 2023."
Wine Spectator

Additional Information

Supplier's website Avignonesi
Vintage 2015
certified organic yes
Grape variety Sangiovese
Alcohol % 13.5%
Technical sheet Download supplier's pdf here

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