Red

2016 Canalicchio di Sopra Rosso di Montalcino

Sangiovese

  • Italy
  • Tuscany
  • Montalcino
  • Rosso di Montalcino
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Community Tasting Notes 15

  • drjb Likes this wine: 90 points

    July 6, 2019 - Another very steady bottle of this lovely Rosso that reflects the quality of the year and the winemaking. The previous notes reflect our experience tonight.

    2 people found this helpful Comment
  • drjb Likes this wine: 90 points

    June 13, 2019 - Another great bottle of this wine showing great consistency and a balance and character that at this level is admirable. There are lovely savoury and fruit characters previous described that remind one of a Tuscan autumn and there is a lot to like about that !

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • 408er Likes this wine: 90 points

    March 24, 2019 - Light color. Candied fruit up front. A little tobacco in the finish.

  • drjb Likes this wine: 90 points

    March 12, 2019 - A lovely bottle of wine with a dark cherry colour and an expressive nose of cherries, redcurrant, thyme and balsamic vinegar with touches of lavender and earth. The palate is reflective of the fruit and herb characters on the nose with a great whip of acid and tannin that provides life and balance. The purity and transparency are admirable in a wine of this level.

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  • Mattshank wrote: 89 points

    January 19, 2019 - 3 hour decant (mag decanter). Nose: Initially ripe red fruit driven soon after opening. Currently shows red fruits with a slight dusty quality but not giving up a whole lot. Palate: Quite modern in style with cherries and some mineral aspects and not much else. The modern aspects are quite surprising given Cannalicchio's Brunellos are more traditional. While somewhat enjoyable don't think I'll be buying more of this as I prefer Rossos that have much more secondary qualities and I don't think age will necessarily bring that out given the style now. In an absolute sense this could be 90 points but given the lack of typicity it garners an 89.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2016
  • Type Red
  • Producer Canalicchio di Sopra
  • Varietal Sangiovese
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Italy
  • Region Tuscany
  • SubRegion Montalcino
  • Appellation Rosso di Montalcino
  • UPC Codes 607531150527, 8034073431777

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 8 (3%)
  • In Cellars 199 (64%)
  • Consumed 104 (33%)

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Community Recommendations

Beef, Cured Meat, Lamb, Poultry, Veal

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