Castello Di Farnetella Lucilla 2007, Igt Toscana

Red Blend Red Blend
Tuscany, Italy

$18.95 (190033)

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November 13, 2010

Critic Reviews (3)

Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Dark ruby in colour, the 2007 Lucilla displays fresh notes of ‘rustic’ blackberries and cherries; switching to wild...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This pours with deeper colour than expected for Tuscan red. It impresses with a soft yet rich nose of very ripe...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Very oxidative, apple peel, more than old school style wine here - I'm hoping this is a non-representative bottle. ...

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Community Reviews (1)

Andrew Hunter
Andrew Hunter

Dark wine. Spicy, fruity, oaky nose with a touch of volatility.

I liked this; Lot's a flavour, nice tannin, if a bit rustic. Medium, to full body. Very Italian; fruity, herbal, some rough edges.

Perhaps not a sipper but good wine to cut through rich food; This was actually quite perfect with a platter of prosciutto, Italian cave cheese, olives, pears and honey.

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