Barba Montepulciano d'Abruzzo I Vasari Old Vines 2011
|Region||Italy, Abruzzo, Montepulciano d'Abruzzo|
Wine SpectatorElegant and sanguine, this layers supple tannins and accents of graphite and spice with notes of plum sauce, fennel seed, dried blueberry and espresso, followed by a plush finish. Drink now through 2024. 1,000 cases made.
Wine EnthusiastThis deeply colored wine unfurls with aromas of dark berry, juniper flower and a hint of vanilla. The concentrated palate delivers sour cherry, plum and pipe tobacco alongside firm but fine-grained tannins.