Masciarelli Villa Gemma Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Riserva 2015 Review

We have a fondness for Montepulciano d'Abruzzo for often being an intense and well-balanced Italian red wine.

So when we received a sample bottle of Masciarelli's Villa Gemma Montepulciano d'Abruzzo Riserva, we were rather excited to try it out. Intense flavors, a bit of age, and a lovely complexity is all we need to be happy with this one!

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Masciarelli Villa Gemma Cerasuolo d’Abruzzo 2021 Review

You likely know that Montepulciano is an intense red wine from Italy. But have you ever had it made in rose style?

We were able to give this unique preparation a try with a sample bottle from Masciarelli's Villa Gemma Cerasuolo d'Abruzzo and have to admit it is a rather unique way to enjoy this grape!

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Pietramore Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2016 Review – Fruit and Tannin

We have a tendency to describe red wines that are fruit-forward with little secondary dimensions as good table wine, and the Pietramore Montepulciano d'Abruzzo is close to what we often consider for that distinction.

But this one offers a modest amount of tannins to round out the fruit and comes together for a pretty balanced, if still fruit-forward, wine.

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