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Poggio al Tufo 'Rompicollo' Rosso Toscana, Maremma, Italy
92 Points

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Vintage: 2018
BC: $26.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -780585
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WineScores' Review

Satisfying, fragrant, fleshy.
Poggio al Tufo has been owned by the Tommasi family since 1997; Tommasi owns estates in Valpolicella, Montalcio, Lombardy, Basilicata and Puglia. Rompicollo is made from Cabernet and Sangiovese.
Always a seriously delicious wine, the 2018 (with its new label!) delivers red cherry and plus, candied roses and rapberry aromas layered with pipe tobacco, chocolate, leather and cigar notes. It's a fresh and fleshy wine, earthy and spiced with juicy red fruit and spice flavours. Lengthy, satisfying and delicious, a beauty of a red.

Pairs great with Gone Crackers Parmesan & Rosemary
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Barbeque, GONE CRACKERS

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2021-11-08 16:29:40.0


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