Nicosia Fondo Filara Nerello Mascalese 2008, Igt Sicilia

Other Red Other Red
Sicily, Italy

$12.45 (222653)

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August 06, 2011

Critic Reviews (2)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Mount Etna and its main grape nerello mascalese seem to be attracting more and more attention lately, which is well...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Dark ruby in colour, the 2008 Fondo Filara (Etna Rosso version) displays well-established notes of ‘meaty’ cherries...

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Community Reviews (2)

Alex Zanella
Alex Zanella

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August 2011

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It's only wine but I like it
It's only wine but I like it

Softly structured, with slightly tart red berry fruit and faint notes of prunes on the finish. Plenty of acidity, and decent depth. An enjoyable diversion from the mainstream, but really needs food to shine. Drink witin the next couple of years.

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