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Altesino Brunello Di Montalcino 2011 750ml

Rated 92 - Altesino's 2011 Brunello di Montalcino opens with beguiling aromatics. Sage, licorice, menthol and sweet tobacco flesh out nicely as the...
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Antinori Solaia 2011 750ml

Rated 96 - #73 Top 100, 2014 - A big, rich wine but there's lots of brightness and beauty at the same time. Shows licorice and asphalt. Full body...
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Avignonesi-Capannelle 50/50 Toscana Igt 2011 750ml

Rated 91 - The 2011 50 & 50 represents a joint venture between two historic estates in Tuscany and two complimentary grape varieties, Merlot...
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Badia A Coltibuono Sangioveto Toscana Igt 2011 750ml

Rated 90 - Ample cherry and strawberry flavors are matched by savory elements of wild herbs, leather and tobacco in this firmly structured red....
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Ca Marcanda (Gaja) Ca Marcanda 2011 750ml

Rated 94 - Very attractive raspberry, currant and chocolate character with hints of nuts. Full body, silky tannins and a juicy finish. This needs...
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Camigliano Brunello Di Montalcino Gualto 2011 750ml

Rated 92 - The 2011 Brunello di Montalcino Riserva Gualto represents a return to a more austere and streamlined style. I say this after having...
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Castello D'albola Chianti Classico Riserva 2011 750ml

Rated 91 - Aromas of wild red berry, sun-baked earth and dark cooking spices blossom in the glass. The medium-bodied, elegant palate delivers juicy...
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Castello Di Bossi Corbaia Toscana Igt 2011 750ml

Rated 93+ - The 2011 Corbaia is superb. Iron, smoke, chalk and a host of ferrous, savory notes draw the taster in. Far from an easy going or blowsy...
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Castello Di Cacchiano Chianti Classico 2011 750ml

Rated 91 - This Chianti Classico shows aromas of dried fruits with bay leaf, spices and cherries. Round palate but with sangiovese’s...
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Castiglion Del Bosco Brunello Di Montalcino 2011 750ml

Rated 92 - Sporting a new label design, the 2011 Brunello di Montalcino represents a philosophical divide from previous vintages. In the past,...
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Col D'orcia (Cinzano) Brunello Di Montalcino 2011 750ml

Rated 91 - Streamlined and tight, the 2011 Brunello di Montalcino shows a tight fabric, bright berry aromas and a touch of sour cherry on the...

2011 750ml Italy Tuscany

There are few countries in the world with a viticultural history as long or as illustrious as that claimed by Italy. Grapes were first being grown and cultivated on Italian soil several thousand years ago by the Greeks and the Pheonicians, who named Italy 'Oenotria' – the land of wines – so impressed were they with the climate and the suitability of the soil for wine production. Of course, it was the rise of the Roman Empire which had the most lasting influence on wine production in Italy, and their influence can still be felt today, as much of the riches of the empire came about through their enthusiasm for producing wines and exporting it to neighbouring countries. Since those times, a vast amount of Italian land has remained primarily for vine cultivation, and thousands of wineries can be found throughout the entire length and breadth of this beautiful country, drenched in Mediterranean sunshine and benefiting from the excellent fertile soils found there. Italy remains very much a 'land of wines', and one could not imagine this country, its landscape and culture, without it.

The central Italian region of Tuscany is widely understood to be one of the world's most famous and highly regarded wine regions. The beautiful rolling hillsides and medieval towns and castles which are a key feature of the area are also home to many of Europe's finest wineries, and extremely high quality vineyards growing the distinctive Sangiovese and Vernaccia grape varietals which are the flavorful backbone of Tuscany's wonderful red and white wines. For almost three thousand years, this region has been recognized as an ideal home for wine production on a large scale, and the ancient Etruscans, Greeks and Romans all noticed that fine grape varietals flourished on the unique soils and under the hot sunshine which typifies the area. Today, Tuscany is home to a wide range of wines, from the traditional to the complex, but all dedicated to excellent flavors and aromas, and maintaining the region's international reputation.