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Date Printed: 10/24/2014
Di Majo Norante Ramitello Rosso 2010
Di Majo Norante Ramitello Rosso 2010
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Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 10/24/2014: $19.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2009 Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 91 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 92 points
2003 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2002 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2001 The Wine Advocate rating: 89 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Deep ruby-red in color, Ramitello offers aromas of plums, forest fruits, dark chocolate, leather, and licorice. On the palate, a rich and velvety body pushes flavors to continue over a long and intriguing finish.

Pair this wine with grilled steaks, Port sauces, Scandinavian-style venison, and beef bourgignon.

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About Di Majo Norante:

The Di Majo Norante winery is located to the north of the Gargano in Molise on the estate of the Marquis Norante of Santa Cristina. This estate has been dedicated to the cultivation of vines since the 1800's.

In the 1960's a modern cantina was constructed and vines were replanted. Optimal exposure, constant breezes during the summer, excellent soil composition and a slope toward the Sciabolone and Madonna Grande valleys, blend together to create a particularly favorable environment for the production of wine.

Alessio Di Majo has hired renowned enologist, Riccardo Cotarella, as a consultant in order to ensure consistent, high quality production for all their wines. The Di Majo family is dedicated to producing quality wine at an outstanding value and practicing environmentally sound agriculture.