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Caparzo 2012 Brunello di Montalcino Riserva

BOUQUET: penetrating, ample, and very complex, with echoes of wild berry fruit. PALATE: dry, warm, solid, harmonious, combining delicacy and austerity, and persistent. FOOD-WINE PAIRINGS: excellent with roasts and spit-roasted meats, grilled meats, game, braised meats, and aged cheeses.

 Producer Caparzo
 Region Brunello di Montalcino
 Country Italy
 Varietals Sangiovese
 Vintage 2012

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About the Producer

Caparzo
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Caparzo

Strada, Bologna, Italy Strada, Bologna, Italy

The “Caparzo” name seems to originate from Ca' Pazzo, as seen in several ancient maps. The vineyards, cellars and all wine-making equipment were developed towards the end of the 1960s, with progressive adaptation and constant up-dating of both the land and the cellars. Innovative cultivation systems...

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