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Date Printed: 9/26/2016
Frescobaldi Remole Toscana Rosso 2001
Frescobaldi Remole Toscana Rosso 2001
(search item no. 60830)

PRICE ON 9/26/2016: $10.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2013 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The color is a vivacious purple.

The bouquet offers a combination of fruit fragrances, where cherries mingle perfectly with black currants, enhanced by the delicate aroma of violets.

The impact on the palate is very pleasant, and the tannins are well-balanced by the alcoholic component. The finish is long and satisfying.

Sangiovese 85%, Cabernet Sauvignon 15%

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About Frescobaldi:

The Marchesi de' Frescobaldi is one of Italy's oldest wineries, with a history dating to the 1300s. The family has included medieval knights, bankers, lawyers and patrons of the arts. The Marchesi de' Frescobaldi is one of the most significant wine producers in Italy, with nine estates—and roughly 2,500 acres—in Tuscany. The family has been growing wine since the late 19th century, when they became the first in Tuscany to import and plant French vine cuttings. Because they have been producing wines for more than 700 years, to experience Frescobaldi is to glimpse the history of Florence, from the Middle Ages to the present day.

Wine Spectator has ranked many of their offerings in the 90s and their wines are consistently listed in the magazine's Top 100 Wines of the Year, encouraging wine enthusiasts from around the globe to become familiar with some of Italy's finest wines.