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The Wines of This Week's Tasting:

Mucci Imports With Stefan and Linda Vaja
March 15, 2017

 

Mucci Reds and Sparkling

 

2009 Cantine Della Volte Lambrusco di Modena:  Bright ruby red. Aromas and flavors of wild strawberries. Persistent sparkle and very dry finish.  Very Good Plus to Excellent.  21.99/bottle 19.79/mixed case 18.69/case

2015 Cantine Gulino Pretiosa Albanello:  Bright straw. Rich green apple and pear with textured saline finish.    Very Good Plus to Excellent  21/bottle 18.90/mixed case  17.85/case 

2015 Glassier Pinot Bianco: Bright straw. Nut fruits with tropical notes. Rich layered flavors.    Very Good Plus to Excellent   21/bottle  18.90/mixed case 17.85/case

2015 Glassier Schiava: Ruby. Cherries and strawberries with an almond note. Soft acidity and supple tannins.  Very Good Plus  27/bottle 24.30/mixed case 22.95/case

2015 Terrasol Nero d’Avola:  Deep ruby. Dark red fruits and white pepper spice and cinnamon.  Medium body and balanced finish.  Very Good Plus  15.99/bottle 14.39/mixed case 13.59/case

2012 Glassier Lagrein:  Very deep red. Black cherry and spice with rich flavors. Wild berry fruit, violets and dark pepper and velvety texture. Fresh with assertive supple tannin. Complex.    Very Good Plus to Excellent  27/bottle 24.30/mixed case 22.95/case

Glassier Tasting Case: Two bottles of each of the above for a special price of $ 228

(In store only) Glassier Tasting Pack: One bottle of each of the above for a special price of $ 121

 

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           - Peter Hemenway