1999 Marchesi di Montecristo Nerelo Del Bastardo Vino da Tavola

Nebbiolo Blend

  • Italy
  • Piedmont
  • Vino da Tavola
Drink between 2003 - 2008 (Edit)
CT85.4 25 reviews
Label borrowed from 2006
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Community Tasting Notes 21

  • Coronus Likes this wine: (89 points)

    July 10, 2016 - Exceptionally good and still vigor and life in the bottle. Fully integrated oak, smooth with just a bit of volatile acid at the back end of the palate. Definitely in the latter part of its drinking window. Nose had dark chocolate and leather. Full bodied with a blueberry and raisin palate with cigar box finish. Long, supple finish. Very nicely aged tavola vino.

  • ecola Likes this wine: (91 points)

    December 14, 2011 - Great wine. Tasted blind and I thought this was a CA Italian varietal from 2005-2007. Great acidity, fruit, and secondary flavors of leather and tobacco. Acidity is still there with gripping tannins.

  • Bakeman wrote: (80 points)

    April 3, 2008 - Weak, no body and finish. Can't imagine that this will get better with age. Drank half the bottle and moved on something better. Still waiting to decide what to do with the rest, probably headed down the drain.

  • armchairsommelier wrote: (84 points)

    June 13, 2007 - This is one of my favorite wines to buy at Trader Joe's. Whenever I'm there, I buy three or four bottles to have on hand as "daily drinking wine". It's not going to blow your mind, but it's cheap and reliable. It reminds me of the table wines served in Europe in the small "juice" glasses we use in the US. I think it only adds to the charm. Salud!

  • ahchem wrote: (86 points)

    November 24, 2006 - I've had this wine a few times. It is a good reliable red table wine. It isn't going to blow anyone away, but it is a satisfying wine for dinner and well worth the price.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 1999
  • Type Red
  • Producer Marchesi di Montecristo
  • Varietal Nebbiolo Blend
  • Designation Nerelo Del Bastardo
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Italy
  • Region Piedmont
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation Vino da Tavola
  • UPC Code 095684025791

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  • In Cellars 105 (45%)
  • Consumed 128 (55%)

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