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San Giusto a Rentennano - "Percarlo" 1997

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San Giusto a Rentennano
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San Giusto a Rentennano - "Percarlo" 1997

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"The 1997 Percarlo impresses for its pure seduction. It is also impossibly young. Dark red cherries, flowers and mint wrap around the palate in this sensual, inviting wine. In keeping with the qualities of the warm year, the 1997 emphasizes textural depth and richness rather then the more aromatic, firm style that defines cooler years such as 1996. The 1997 is drop dead gorgeous today. I imagine the 1997 will age faster than the 1996, but that shouldn’t be much of a problem given the wine’s exceptional balance. Layers of fruit built to the huge, textured finish. This is a decidedly flashy wine. I have always had a soft spot for the 1997. This bottle more than exceeded my expectations. Anticipated maturity: 2012-2017. " 97 Points Gallioni


The cult wine “Percarlo” is a 100% Sangiovese barrique-aged wine produced in tiny quantities. It derives from low-yielding vines representing six cru sites that feature ancient soils of sand and stone, and a clay foundation. The Percarlo is, in short, a powerful, intense expression of Sangiovese, not to be missed for fans of Sangiovese, Brunello di Montalcino or just awesome wines in general.

Producent San Giusto a Rentennano
Jaar 1997
Appellation Tuscany
Climat Nee
Flesgrootte 0,75 L
Aantal flessen 1
Conditie Nee
Waardering Nee