Ilico Montelpuciano d'Abruzzo 2007

This darkly coloured wine had an aroma of earth, with some jammy notes.  The palate was chalky with tannins evident, as well as ripe fruit and a bit of length.  A fairly interesting wine for the price.  82 points.

Abv: 13.5%
Price: about $14
Montelpuciano d'Abruzzo
July 7, 2010

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