Rocca di Frassinello Baffonero

75 cl

100% Merlot, this wine is named after the Italian word 'baffonero' which in English translates to 'head of the hunt'. Full, vigorous, fresh and extremely enjoyable.

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Rocca di Frassinello Baffonero

100% Merlot, this wine is named after the Italian word 'baffonero' which in English translates to 'head of the hunt'. Full, vigorous, fresh and extremely enjoyable.

Tasting Notes from Celtic Whiskey Shop and Wines on the Green
Nose Complex and nicely blended aromas with hints of fresh, ripe red berries and floral sensations.
Palate In the glass aromatic notes evolve towards tobacco, chocolate, and a touch of coffee. Rich, harmonious and lingering on the palate with hints of fruit and oak. Full, vigorous, fresh and extremely enjoyable.
Colour Deep Ruby Red
Fact Sheet
Fluid 75 cl
Grape Variety 100% Merlot
Alcohol % 13.5
Style Dry, Full Bodied
Estate/Producer Rocca di Frassinello
Country Italy
Region/AOC Tuscany
Vintage 2014
Making Techniques Vinified in steel tanks at a controlled temperature of 27ºC. Aged in first-use French oak barriques for 2 years.
Closure Cork
Cellaring/Ageing Potential 5-10 Years
Awards and/or Press Quotes
Wine Spectator 93 Points
James Suckling 92 Points

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