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Sella & Mosca Cannonau di Sardegna Riservatext
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Sella & Mosca Cannonau di Sardegna Riserva 2009

Sardinia, ItalyCannonau is the Sardinian grape said to be the forerunner of grenache; in this case grown on clay and sandy soils. The grapes are aged for two years in large Slavonian oak barrels before spending several more months in bottle. The nose is warm Mediterranean with spicy plum and raspberry fruit aromas. The palate is firm, dry and rich with savoury, earthy, tobacco/cherry flavours. An Impressive red for the price you can serve with roast chicken or mushroom dishes.Tasted: 22 January 2014Tasted by: Anthony Gismondi and Stuart TobePrices: BC 22.00 speculative listing - The Bacchus Group NB 19.00 private wine shops ON 16.00 Vintages Essentials Producer: Sella & MoscaDistributors: Renaissance Wine Merchants Ltd.
Grape: Cannonau di SardegnaCSPC: 278127UPC: 8006725100256