Because the council Carduni Petit Verdot Sicilia IGT 2011
It is considered that the variety Petit Verdot, which is used for this wine is one of the best red grapes of late ripening of the Bordeaux area. Very high quality is obtained in particularly warm vintages, and dry, like Sicily, is characterised given by the geographical location. The wine Petit Verdot is rich in color and tannin, as well as the spicy note when it reaches the peak of maturity. Great grapes can produce only excellent wines.
The Sommelier: a Wine of fine quality, intense red color, aged 18 months in oak barrels and then 36 months in bottle. A slight herbaceous note with notes of black pepper, bitter cocoa, licorice, vanilla, ripe fruit, jam of blackberries and black cherries. Elegant taste, soft and velvety tannins, warm enough, good alcohol content 15% vol., long and persistent final.
Food pairings: red Meat: a cut of argentinian beef, t-bone steak, tomato sauce Pachino cherry tomatoes with home-made pasta, mature cheeses.
Uncork and decant before serving at a temperature between 16 - 18°C, in a cup Ballon great.
Wine cellar: The Estate of Baglio di Pianetto has a profile totally green. A company founded in 1997 in the countryside of Palermo, at the hands of Count Paolo Marzotto. Committed, by its constitution, to produce quality-low environmental impact on the totality of the cultivated area in approximately 160... Vto the card.
Prizes and awards
2011 Veronelli Wines | 92 points Bibenda | 89 points Vini d'italia del Gambero Rosso | 2 glasses
2010 Veronelli Wines | 91 points Annuario Luca Maroni | 90punti Wine Spectator | 89 points Bibenda | 4 bunches Vitae-The Wine Guide | 4 screws Vini d'italia del Gambero Rosso | 1 cup
2007 Gilbert & Gaillard | 95 scores Prodexpo | Gold Medal Falstaff | 94 scores Veronelli wines | 91 scores Annuario Luca Maroni | 90 scores of the AIS Duemilavini | 4 grappoli I vini d'italia l'espresso | 17/20 scores Wine Spectator | 88 scores
2006 Concours Mondial de Bruxelles | Gold Medal Prodexpo | Grand Prix Wine Enthusiast | 91 scores Veronelli wines | 90 scores of the AIS Duemilavini | 4 bunches of grapes Decanter Concours | Silver Medal I Vini d'italia L'espresso | 15/20 scores
2005 Wine Enthusiast | 91 scores in The Wine Advocate | 89 scores AIS Duemilavini | 4 grappoli Vini d'italia del Gambero Rosso | 2 red glasses
2004 Wine Enthusiast | 92 scores in The Wine Advocate | 91 scores Prodexpo Gold | Medal AIS Duemilavini | 4 grappoli Wine Spectator | 88 scores Vini d'italia del Gambero Rosso | 2 glasses