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Date Printed: 4/26/2015
La Corte Negroamaro 2002
La Corte Negroamaro 2002
(search item no. 78694)

PRICE ON 4/26/2015: $28.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2001 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2001 Wine Spectator rating: 86 points
2000 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
2000 Wine Spectator rating: 87 points

Winemaker's Notes:

100% Negroamaro harvested in mid September from head pruned vines. The wine was aged in barrique (80% American/20% French) for 14 months. Rich, opaque red in color with a scarlet purple rim. Exhibits aromas of dark berry fruit with rich, sweet and spicy backnotes. On the palate the wine is big with mouthfilling structure. Sweet red berry fruit flavors followed by a dense finish.
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