Aia Vecchia Lagone 2014

$16.99

SKU 00202

750ml

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n the glass, the wine is deep ruby with purple hues. On the nose, the wine is delicate with notes of cherry, vanilla, raw beef and herbs. On the palate, it is dry, structured and elegant with flavors of plum, ripe cherries, wild berries and a hint of spice, followed by a lengthy and smooth finish that begs for food. Serving suggestions: This wine is very versatile and would pair well with both red and white meats, various pasta dishes and hard cheeses.
Category Red Wine
Varietals
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Brand Aia Vecchia
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Wine AdvocateThe 2014 Lagone is an opulent and fruit-forward red wine with dark currant and ripe cherry, followed generously by spice, leather and chocolate. It offers simple appeal, but its bouquet is well put together. In the mouth, Lagone (60% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon and 10% Cabernet Franc) reveals medium-bodied intensity with a moderate finish. This is a great choice for informal foods like pasta or wood-oven flatbread. It sees 12 months of oak.

Monica Larner, October 28, 2016