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Date Printed: 9/2/2014
Argiano Non Confunditur 2011
Argiano Non Confunditur 2011
(search item no. 123377)
has fluid
has fluid 360
screw cap wine

James Suckling rating: 93 points
PRICE ON 9/2/2014: $19.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2012 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2010 James Suckling rating: 93 points
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2007 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Ruby red in color. Red fruit aromas, with spicy black currant and earthy notes. Full body, soft tannins and a long finish. This is a round red wine for early to mid-term drinking.

Pair with homemade pastas with meat sauces, mushroom-based sauces or truffle-based sauces.

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About Tenuta di Argiano:

After this estate was acquired by Countess Noemi Marone Cinzano, the philosophy changed whereby quality and personality became the dominant priorities. In order to achieve these goals, Sebastiano Rosa was appointed as General Manager of the Estate. Having spent six years at the University of California at Davis, a two year tenure at Chateau Lafite Rothschild and three years at Sassacaia, he brings a strong mix of experience. In addition, Dr. Giacomo Tachis, probably the most well known winemaker in Italy today, became the oenologist. His legacy includes Sassacaia, Tignanello and Solaia, to name a few. Argiano's vineyards are located in the Montalicino area where a perfect microclimate assures a super ecological system. Varietals such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah and Sangiovese are planted. These grapes have not traditionally been part of the Montalcino area.