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Merlot, Miani 2001

RegionItaly
SubregionItaly
ColourRed
TypeStill

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Cs Bts Price IB GBP Per Score
Italy2001Merlot, Miani

Not in original carton, slightly damaged label

MG01650.00
550.00
bt96 AG1366.6666666666796.0096.00Merlot, Miani1.5
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Tasting Notes

The 2001 Merlot is a beautiful, stunning wine. Still somewhat coiled, the 2001 reveals impeccable balance in its silky fruit, new leather, chocolate and spices. This is a refined, layered wine, yet the aromas and flavors are very slightly forward, suggesting it won't be one of the most long-lived vintages. In the meantime, it should provide memorable drinking. In 2001 production levels were normal, which is to say Pontoni bottled just eight barrels of this juice. As always, the wine was aged in 100% new oak, mostly Taransaud with a touch of Vicard.

96
Antonio Galloni, vinous.com, August 2009
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