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La Togata Tenuta Carlina Brunello di Montalcino 1998
in mixed case $78.19
La Togata Brunello di Montalcino is beautifully ruby red in color. A full-bodied, well-balanced and textured wine, it combines unique characteristics of grandeur and elegance with an intense and complex fruity bouquet. Persistent on the palate, this wine extracts an astonishing smooth, long finish. It is best suited for smoked meats, exotic pork dishes, pasta with rich savory sauces, or roasted wild game dishes.
Complex aromas of blackberry, licorice and cedar follow through to a full-bodied palate, with chewy tannins and a mouthpuckering finish. Yet it shows lots of fruit and character. Give this time. Best after 2004. 1,775 cases made.
Score: 91, James Suckling, March 31, 2003
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