Valgiano’s Palistorti Rosso Is “Fun and Delicious”

Aug 15, 2021

The biodynamic oasis that is Tenuta di Valgiano in Tuscany (Colline Lucchesi) has crafted a stellar 2018 Palistorti Rosso, profiled in the upcoming October 2021 edition of Wine & Spirits Magazine. Bravo Valigano !


2018 Tenuta di Valgiano Palistorti di Valgiano Rosso
The team at Valgiano used to make Palistorti, their “second” red wine, with a portion of purchased fruit. As of the 2015 vintage, it includes only estate fruit, and … the uptick in quality is apparent. It is exuberant and juicy … opening with flavors of plum, blackberry, licorice and black pepper that evolve into tangy raspberry and cherry tones — reflecting the 70% Sangiovese in the blend (the balance is merlot and syrah). What a fun and delicious wine.

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