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Tenuta Luce 'Lucente', Tuscany, Italy
91 Points

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Region: Tuscany Montalcino
Vintage: 2017
BC: $40.0
Widely Available: $34.0 to $40 across Canada

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WineScores' Review

Woven, fresh, postured.
2020 marks the 25th anniversary of Tenuta Luce, a project founded in Montalcino by the Mondavi and Frescobaldi families. This blend of Merlot and Sangiovese is aged 12-months in new and reused barrels and offers rich cherry and strawberry jam notes woven with molasses, leather, fine spices. Fresh red fruit, balsamic, cedar and tealeaf flavours dominate the palate, it's got nice form and posture and notable balance.

Recommended Pairings
Barbeque, Italian Food, Tomatoes and Tomato Sauces

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2020-11-17 19:03:01.0


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