Rosso di Montalcino, Uccelliera, Tuscany, IT, 2018

$31.95 Excl. tax

WE 92 : Medium garnet color with bright aromas of sour cherry, red currant, blue flower and a touch of bitter almond. The palate is lean with cinchona notes.

The Uccelliera estate was at once part of neighboring Ciacci Piccolomini until 1986, when winemaker Andrea Cortonesi purchased it from his friends and former employers. After refining his trade as cellar master for Ciacci, Andrea ventured out on his own with the formation of Uccelliera. His first vintage was 1991 with the production of a mere 500 bottles!

The wines have quickly become cult favorites amongst the cognoscenti. Tucked away in the southeast corner of the appellation in Castelnuovo dell'Abate, the soil here is loose and stony which when coupled with a warm microclimate gives the wines of Uccelliera a rich and ripe expression, vintage after vintage.

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