Red

2009 Barba Montepulciano d'Abruzzo Vasari

Montepulciano

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  • > Abruzzi
  • > Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
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CT83.5 6 reviews
2009
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Community Tasting Notes 2

  • songoose wrote: (84 points)

    May 2, 2013 - Decanted this for an hour or so and it was still awfully green and tight. From there we started putting it through the Vinturi (something I rarely do) as we poured, which helped mellow and smooth it out a bit. It was barely drinkable before the Vinturi but decent after that. I wonder if time in the bottle would help? Doubt I'll buy again.

  • iWineReport wrote: (85 points)

    November 25, 2012 - The 2009 Barba Montepulciano d'Abruzzo Vasari offers a mix of plum, spices, vanilla, tobacco and earthy notes. Medium-bodied with soft tannins and a silky finish. (Best 2012-2015) - November, 2012

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2009
  • Type Red
  • Producer Barba
  • Varietal Montepulciano
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard Vasari
  • Country Italy
  • Region Abruzzi
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation Montepulciano d'Abruzzo

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  • In Cellars 8 (26%)
  • Consumed 23 (74%)

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