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1997 Tenimenti Luigi d'Alessandro Manzano Syrah Cortona Il Bosco

ITALY / TUSCANY /
  • 96 WS
  • Variety
    Syrah
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SKU: 70383-1997-750

This item is available by the case only

Total:
$65.00

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  • Wine Spectator | Rating: 96

    This breathtaking, superbly structured Syrah is dark ruby in color, with intense aromas of pepper, red meat and berry. Full-bodied, with masses of velvety tannins and a long, long finish of chocolate, berry and game. Why buy Guigal anymore? 1,750 cases made.
    Author: James Suckling
  • Self | Rating: 85

    Over the hill. Dry and bitter.
    Author: Tbone200

The rolling hills of Tuscany are home to ancient vines that grew wild long before modern times. Sangiovese is the variety of the region's best-known wines, Brunello di Montalcino and Chianti. In recent years, “Super Tuscans"—blends including non-native Bordeaux varieties—have gained in popularity and acclaim. The region's Mediterranean climate, with its warmer average temperatures, provides ideal conditions for the development of rich, structured, and age-worthy wines. 

Collector Data For This Wine

  • 244 bottles owned
  • 52 collectors
  • Average collector rating: 85
    (Out of 52 collectors)