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1997 Le Macchiole Paleo Rosso

ITALY / TUSCANY /
  • 92 WA
  • 92 IWC
  • Variety
    Regional Blend

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SKU: 73425-1997

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$1.00

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  • International Wine Cellar | Rating: 92

    Deep ruby-black to the rim. Expressive aromas of berry fruit, graphite and minerals. Soft and dense on the palate, with concentrated, enveloping ripe fruit and considerable weight. Already drinking well for a wine of major structure.
    Author: Daniel Thomases
    Issue: July/August 2000
  • Wine Advocate | Rating: 92

    Promising is the 1997 Paleo Rosso, an unfined, unfiltered, barrique-aged blend of 80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Sangiovese, and 10% Cabernet Franc. Its opaque ruby/purple color is followed by a sweet nose of licorice, smoke, graphite, blackberries, and cassis. Full-bodied, with a roasted meat character to its flavors, extraordinary purity and concentration, and beautifully integrated acidity as well as tannin, this blockbuster is a candidate for drinking now, or cellaring for 15-17 years. This is a prodigious wine. It is a shame quantities are so limited.
    Author: Robert Parker
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  • Collector Data For This Wine

    • 165 bottles owned
    • 39 collectors