Simon Di Brazzan Merlot Riserva 2010, Igt Venezia Giulia

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Merlot Merlot
Friuli, Italy

$24.95 (Agent)

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89 pts
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Critic Reviews (2)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A very compelling, fresh, expressive example of the varietal. Juicy, peppery with an abundance of fleshy plum,...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a lovely merlot that captures both the essentials of the grape and the easy going charm of the Friuli region....

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Community Reviews (2)

Edward Rasiulis
Edward Rasiulis

Medium ruby to in colour with a medium to medium+ intense nose.

A nice easy drinking wine.

Positive Notes: Good flavours featuring light oak, raspberry, plum, cherry, black tea and cocoa. Medium+ body with medium to Medium+ tannins, good acidity & an average length.

Negatives: None

Drink now on its own or over the next 2 years and pair it with prime rib.

Tasted: 13 June 13

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Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 9/10 Total: 18/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4

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Ben MacPhee-Sigurdson
Ben MacPhee-Sigurdson

A complex nose of plum, blueberry, vanilla, herbal and light vegetal notes work well on the nose of this Italian Merlot. It's a plush, medium-plus bodied red that brings ripe blueberry flavours as well as a mocha note to go with firm plum and black tea notes.

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