Boutari Naoussa 2010, Pdo Naoussa

Other Red Other Red
Naoussa, Greece

$13.95 (23218)

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January 10, 2015

Critic Reviews (4)

Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Always the bebop beat and bomb of Greece for a song. Great earth, solid fruit, a monk's tale in Naoussa pure...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A mature, savory still very tannic xinomavro with notes of earth, leather and old world loveliness. Has lost some...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Herbal, minty and highly resinous, this is reminiscent of a bitters, which, admittedly, is a good thing in my world....

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This pale garnet, aged red is somewhere between pinot noir and Italian nebbiolo or barbera It has fairly intense,...

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Community Reviews (1)

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

Still markedly tannic, the 2010 seems to be even more satisfying than the very good '08 and '09s. Concentrated and earthy sour cherries, and dried fruit flavours dominate much like nebbiolo. Complex and quite long finishing for such a modestly priced wine. A worthy multiple bottle purchase for fan of this style, this should keep several years. Great stuff. Tasted Feb 2015.

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