Renieri Rosso Di Montalcino DOC 2012, Italy

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My Rating 81 Points.  
Price $18.

Light ruby in color with light intensity and a red rim.

On the palate, blueberries, cherries, plums, oak, vanilla, licorice, cloves, spices, peppercorn, pencil lead and dirt.

Medium Bodied with high acidity and nice legs.

Sour on the palate, with sour cherries, strawberries, cranberries, raspberries, oak, forest floor, earth, spices and peppercorn.

Medium finish with soft tannins and tart strawberries.

A Good food wine, but not so much by itself. Complex and interesting but not balanced. This is Not my taste, too tart for me.

Unfiltered and made from mostly Sangiovese grapes.

14% alcohol by volume.

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