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Tenuta Carlina-La Togata-Brunello Di Montalcino-Sangiovese-Tuscany-Italy-2006-13.5% Alcohol-$39.99-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Brunello, with raspberry, cherry,  cassis, some licorice and spice on elegant finish.   A very good wine, decant for a couple hours.          RP-88          WS-95 (WS Top 100 #17- 2011)          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.

 

 

 

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Macchia Wines-Mischievous-Zinfandel-Old Vine-Lodi-California-2010-15.9% Alcohol-$15.70-A nose of jammy dark fruits and spice, dark purple in color.   A Full bodied full throttle Zin, with blackberry, black cherry, vanilla spice on long finish.   The alcohol is mostly held in check, good stuff.           NR           CR-89           Good with meats, chicken, pasta.

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