Red, Ready, but will improve

2009 Tenuta di Trinoro IGT

2009 Tenuta di Trinoro IGT

Red | Ready, but will improve | Tenuta di Trinoro | Code: 17987 | 2009 | Italy > Tuscany > IGT Tuscany | Other Varieties | Medium-Full Bodied, Dry | 15.5 % alcohol

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Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£1,295.00
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Scores and Reviews

WA

97/100

WA - The estate’s 2009 Tenuta di Trinoro presents exotic notes of wild cherries, plums, spices, minerals and licorice all of which come together on a silky, polished frame. Smoke, incense and a host of other seductive, beguiling aromas and flavors add complexity as they wrap around the seriously intense finish. The 2009 Tenuta shows off marvelous intensity and a full-throttle personality while retaining a touch more freshness than is sometimes the case. In 2009 the Tenuta is 42% Merlot, 42% Cabernet Franc, 12%, Cabernet Sauvignon and 4% Petit Verdot. 

Andrea Franchetti’s 2009s are stellar. The wines show gorgeous, expressive fruit with less of the extreme ripeness and heaviness of past years. In most years Franchetti picks extremely late, but in 2009 the vines reached full phenolic ripeness earlier than most years. Franchetti explains that the climate at Trinoro has become increasingly tropical, thus creating conditions that are more favorable for Merlot, hence his decision to reintroduce the Palazzi bottling in 2009. All three 2009s are stellar.
Antonio Galloni - Wine Advocate #196 - Jun 2011

The Producer

Tenuta di Trinoro

Tenuta di Trinoro

The Grape

Other Varieties

Other Varieties

There are over 200 different grape varieties used in modern wine making (from a total of over 1000). Most lesser known blends and varieties are traditional to specific parts of the world.

The Region

IGT Tuscany

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