Torrevento Vigna Pedale Riserva 2006, Doc Castel Del Monte Bottle

Cost: $19.95
Grape Variety: Nero di Troia (aka Uva di Troia)
Category: Red Wine
Appellation: VINTAGES
Country: Italy
Region: Puglia
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Torrevento
Alcohol: 13.0% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Medium ruby in colour with a medium intense nose.

Positives: Oak, plums, black currents, black & white pepper, mulberry, dry sage, black tea, licorice & wild mushrooms. Medium+ body & tannins with good acidity & a long length.

Negatives: The nose is a little musty which will turn off some people.

Drink now & it paired well with medium veal from California Sandwich.

Tasted: 7 July 12

Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10, Total: 17.5/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4

LCBO#: 208256