Posts Tagged Poggiotondo

2010 Poggiotondo Rosso IGT, Tuscany, Italy

Deep ruby color. A muted nose hints at dark, fleshy fruit. Sweet, supple and rounded in the mouth, showing lightly spiced red fruit. Should pair well with summer picnic fare, or artisanal breads and cheese. MSRP: $11 (May 2012) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

2009 Poggiotondo Chianti Cerro del Masso DOCG, Tuscany, Italy

Primarily Sangiovese, with dollops of Merlot, Syrah and Colorino. Translucent red plum color. A sharp nose of crushed dark berries and tar gives way to more rounded berry fruit with cherries in the mouth. Clean, with a solid acid underpinning, it... Read more

2011 Poggiotondo Vermentino IGT, Tuscany, Italy

Clear, light straw color. Honey-kissed aromas of white flowers and moderate stone fruits lead to ripe apple fruit in the mouth, picking up some salted cashew notes along the way. Delicate and nuanced, this is an understated, pretty wine that keeps... Read more