Red

2008 Marco Felluga / Russiz Superiore Collio Cabernet Franc

Cabernet Franc

  • Italy
  • Friuli-Venezia Giulia
  • Collio
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Community Tasting Notes 5

  • spo Likes this wine: 84 points

    December 30, 2013 - Interesting but on the austere side.

  • scottpwine wrote: 89 points

    December 16, 2011 - nice wine. Got better on day 2.

  • suthersm wrote: 92 points

    December 4, 2011 - Just beautiful. Not a wow wine but rather impeccably balanced and seamless. Nose of lavender, pepper, and cassis. Rich fruit without over-ripeness. And man was it seamless. Really, really good.

  • jhannah27 wrote: 90 points

    June 24, 2011 - Dropped in the decanter for about an hour before pairing with filet mignon. Really lovely floral and roasted herb nose jumping out of the glass. The fruit is rich and structured, but wound pretty tight right now. I also got a wonderful herb and pencil lead finish that I love so much from Cab Franc. I don't think this is built for the long haul, but it definitely still needs a year or so in bottle to come together. Excellent for the price.

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  • By Richard Jennings
    12/20/2011 (link) 87 points

    (Marco Felluga / Russiz Superiore Collio Cabernet Franc) Dark red violet color; nice, smoky, char, olive nose; tasty, smoky, tart plum, olive palate; medium finish

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2008
  • Type Red
  • Producer Marco Felluga / Russiz Superiore
  • Varietal Cabernet Franc
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Italy
  • Region Friuli-Venezia Giulia
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation Collio

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  • In Cellars 5 (38%)
  • Consumed 8 (62%)

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