Castello dei Rampolla Sammarco 2018 750ml - Toast Wines by Taste
Good quality exotic/domestic wine and spirit shop in West Hartford, CT.
Castello dei Rampolla Sammarco 2018 750ml
SKU: 24239

Castello dei Rampolla Sammarco 2018

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Category Red Wine
Origin Italy, Tuscany
Brand Castello dei Rampolla
Alcohol/vol 14%

Dense ruby-purple color. Intense, intriguing nose of high class cigar tobacco intermixed with smoke, minerals, black currants, and vanilla. The palate is dense, medium- to full-bodied, with superb richness, purity, and overall harmony.

Wine Enthusiast
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A blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese and Merlot, this delicious, juicy red offers inviting aromas of new leather, blue flower, ripe black-skinned fruit and grilled herb. On the smooth, savory palate, tightly knit, fine-grained tannins seamlessly support fleshy black cherry, raspberry compote, licorice and tobacco before closing on a mocha note. Drink through 2029.

Kerin O'Keefe, April 1, 2021
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The 2017 Sammarco is heady, exotic and totally beautiful. It is also not anywhere near ready to show all it's got. Iron, smoke, red cherry fruit, leather, blood orange and spice are some of the many notes that infuse the 2017 with layers of complexity. Firm, muscular tannins are going to need time to soften. Even so, the 2017 is a rare Sammarco that will require only minimal cellaring, which is why the estate decided to release it ahead of the 2016.

Antonio Galloni, August 2020
Wine Spectator
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A beam of pure cherry energizes this red, which is defined by vivid acidity. Floral, loamy earth, cocoa and sanguine notes add depth as the muscular tannins take hold on the finish. This has the goods, but just needs time. Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese and Merlot. Best from 2024 through 2043. 2,400 cases made, 300 cases imported.

Bruce Sanderson, August 31, 2021

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