2008 Uccelliera Rosso di Montalcino


  • Italy
  • Tuscany
  • Montalcino
  • Rosso di Montalcino
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Community Tasting Notes 29

  • Ben Christiansen wrote:

    October 26, 2013 - Intense and incredibly tannic on the back. Its all there but this puppy needs time. And its been open for three hours.

  • BrunelloBob wrote:

    August 30, 2013 - Is it wrong to score a wine that you drank while covered hands to feet with bug spray?
    OK, never mind...

  • wine strategies (TWP) wrote:

    April 1, 2013 - Slow-O 30 minutes, served non-blind. Vastly different than prior bottles, this was thin, slighly muted and the acids dominated the fruit. Nothing elegant (or tasty for that matter) with tonight's performance. 2/3 of the bottle went into the fridge tonight, will check on it tomorrow. 14,0% abv

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  • jeffyboy wrote: (85 points)

    March 23, 2013 - light, brick colour - very opaque - just not good. nose: full, sweet, comopte like - really boiled. taste: nice, quite high acidity - which we always welcome, tannins rather balanced; plums and blackberries. Finish short and very hot. Very modern RdM, with no finesse and elegancy. It could be anything but happened to be RdM unfortunetly. 85+

  • BrunelloBob wrote: (88 points)

    December 13, 2012 - Pleasant RdM with a nice nose. A bit light bodied for this producer (vintage issue?). Bit of shmutz. Drink now . 87-88 pts

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  • By John Gilman
    May/Jun 2011, Issue #33, Brunello di Montalcino- Where Has the Magic Gone?

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  • By Antonio Galloni
    New Releases from Montalcino (Apr 2010) (link)

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2008
  • Type Red
  • Producer Uccelliera
  • Varietal Sangiovese
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Italy
  • Region Tuscany
  • SubRegion Montalcino
  • Appellation Rosso di Montalcino

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  • In Cellars 34 (17%)
  • Consumed 170 (83%)

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