Le Macchiole Paleo 2009 Front Label
Le Macchiole Paleo 2009 Front LabelLe Macchiole Paleo 2009 Front Bottle ShotLe Macchiole Paleo 2009 Back Bottle Shot

Le Macchiole Paleo 2009

  • WE98
  • RP93
  • WS93
  • JS93
750ML / 14.5% ABV
Other Vintages
  • JS97
  • RP96
  • WS94
  • WE93
  • WS93
  • RP92
  • WW91
  • RP97
  • JS97
  • JD96
  • W&S95
  • WE92
  • JS97
  • RP94
  • WS93
  • W&S93
  • RP95
  • WS94
  • W&S94
  • JS94
  • WE92
  • WE97
  • RP96
  • JS95
  • WS93
  • W&S93
  • WE95
  • RP93
  • WS90
  • WE98
  • RP95
  • JS92
  • W&S91
  • W&S95
  • WS93
  • RP93
  • WE96
  • WS94
  • RP94
  • W&S93
  • RP97
  • W&S95
  • JS94
  • WS92
  • RP92
  • WS91
All Vintages
Currently Unavailable $69.99
Try the
130
69 99
Save $60.01 (46%)
Ships Mon, Dec 16
Limit 0 bottles per customer
Sold in increments of 0
0
Limit Reached
0.0 0 Ratings
My Wine Share
Vintage Alert
Alert me when new vintages are available
Have you tried this? Rate it now
(256 characters remaining)

0.0 0 Ratings
750ML / 14.5% ABV

Winemaker Notes

Deep ruby red color. Notes of blackcurrant, coffee, green tea and spices. A full bodied wine, very rich and deep in mouth, with very thick and elegant tannins. A long aging wine, with a strong character.

Critical Acclaim

All Vintages
WE 98
Wine Enthusiast
Made from 100% Cabernet Franc, Paleo opens with concentrated, sweet-smelling aromas of plum, cherry and cinnamon, which translate to the palate with added notes of spice, leather and tobacco. This is bold, opulent and delicious, and it's guaranteed to please. Cellar Selection.
RP 93
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
The 2009 Paleo Rosso (Cabernet Franc) resonates on the palate with notable warmth and richness. Espresso, mocha, dark cherries and plums come to life in this gorgeous, sexy red. The 2009 possesses marvelous length and intensity all the way through to the silky, medium-bodied finish. Today the 2009 impresses for its overt fruit, but varietal notes are much more elusive as the wine is very, very tight. Anticipated maturity: 2014-2024.
WS 93
Wine Spectator
A lush, dark red, whose toasty oak frames its black cherry and plum flavors. This is international in style, showing flashy oak, but with enough fruit to match. The long toast- and spice-filled finish offers an echo of plum.
JS 93
James Suckling
Rose bush and plums follow through to full body, with fine tannins and a fresh clean finish. Impressive line to this wine. Pure Cabernet Franc. Give it a year or two to come together better and soften.
View More
Le Macchiole

Le Macchiole

View all products
Le Macchiole, Italy
Le Macchiole  Winery Image

Long before it was fashionable, Eugenio Campolmi saw the potential of his homeland, buying his first vineyard in Bolgheri in 1975 baptised "Le Macchiole". In 1987, he hired famed oenologist Vittorio Fiore as a consultant before the later was joined by Luca d'Attoma for years later. In contrast to his renowned neighbors who focused on Bordeaux blends, Campolmi focused on achieving the purest expression of individual varieties, crafting distinct wines of unprecedented quality. Soon Le Macchiole joined Sassicaia, Ornellaia, and Guado al Tasso as one of the most prestigious estates in Bolgheri. Following Eugenio's death in 2002, his wife Cinzia Merli, who shares her husband's passion, took over at the estate. Working with Luca D'Attoma, she has carried on her husband's legacy by continuing to make great Tuscan wines.

Image for Tuscan Red Wine content section

Tuscan

Red Wine

View all products

Legendary in Italy for its Renaissance art and striking landscape, Tuscany is also home to many of the country’s best red wines. Sangiovese reigns supreme here, as either the single varietal, or a dominant player, in almost all of Tuscany’s best.

A remarkable Chianti, named for its region of origin, will have a bright acidity, supple tannins and plenty of cherry fruit character. From the hills and valleys surrounding the medieval village of Montalcino, come the distinguished and age-worthy wines based on Brunello (Sangiovese). Earning global acclaim since the 1970s, the Tuscan Blends are composed solely of international grape varieties or a mix of international and Sangiovese. The wine called Vine Nobile di Montepulciano, composed of Prognolo Gentile (Sangiovese) and is recognized both for finesse and power.

Image for  content section
View all products
LATPALEO_2009 Item# 125337

Update your browser to enjoy all that Wine.com has to offer.

It's easy to update and using the latest version
of Internet Explorer means all your web browsing will be better.

Yes, Update Now
Cheers to You!

New customers: FREE Shipping on $29+. Code GIFT

New customers: FREE Shipping on $29+. Code GIFT

There was an error redeeming your code.

*Order must be placed by 12/11/2019. Applies to standard shipping only. Order must be at least $29 excluding shipping and tax. Expedited shipping options may require an additional charge. Not applicable to Hawaii and Alaska orders. A standard shipping charge will appear at checkout but the promo code will credit an amount back so that you do not pay for shipping. Promotion does not apply to corporate orders. Not valid on Bordeaux Futures.

Search for ""

Processing Your Order...