Ruffino Santedame Romitorio 2000

Red Blends from Tuscany, Italy

$74.99
Item No. 80918
  • red wine
  • collectible wine
  • RP92
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Winemaker's Notes

An outstanding effort, the 1997 Romitorio di Santedame is a blend of Sangiovese and Colorino aged in French barriques. It is a full-bodied, expansive, powerful wine with gorgeous levels of black cherry and cassis fruit, lead pencil, toast, and smoky scents. It reveals the vintage's tell-tale, lush, opulent texture, excellent purity, and oodles of fruit and glycerin. Drink it over the next 7-10 years. RP

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In 1877, Illario and Leopoldo Ruffino laid the foundations of their dream to make the most known and loved Italian wines in the world from the heart of Tuscany. At their winery in Pontassieve, just outside of Florence, they began producing wines according to a strict quality standard and a rigorous technical research. Soon, Ruffino became an international symbol of the Chianti...

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Learn About Tuscany

(TUSS-can-ee) One of the most important wine regions in Italy, Tuscany is home to the cities of Florence and Siena, the districts of Chianti and Brunello di Montalcino, and the wineries of Sassicaia, Tignanello and Ornellaia. Tuscany is also home to the indigenous Italian grape variety, Sangiovese. Most of the wine coming from Tuscany is made from some clone of this...

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Learn About Other Red Blends

Other Red Red wines are certainly not limited to Cabernet and Pinot Noir - or even Nebbiolo and Grenache. There are a multitude of grape varieties throughout the world, however, in a Darwinian sense, survival of the fittest only brings us wines made from grapes that can adapt to changing climates and winemaking techniques. Notable Facts Our other red wines primarily consists of...

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