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Date Printed: 5/22/2015
Paneretta Terrine 2003
Paneretta Terrine 2003
(search item no. 88598)
International Wine Cellar rating: 93 points
PRICE ON 5/22/2015: $35.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2001 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
1998 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
1997 The Wine Advocate rating: 89 points

Winemaker's Notes:

This is a very rare wine in that it is a 50-50 blend of Sangiovese and the local Canaiolo variety. Terrine is named after the vineyard where the old Canaiolo vines were growing and is full bodied but with a lovely, softer rich finish.

This is a sexy red wine - think Chianti meets Pomerol - with plump, juicy cherry, berry and vanilla flavours, a hint of tobacco, ripe supple tannins and a long satisfying finish. If you can keep your hands off it for five more years, it will be even more impressive, but don't be afraid of pulling the cork now.

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