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Kerin O’Keefe

Wines from Morellino di Scansano

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Santa Lucia 2013 Tore del Moro Sangiovese (Morellino di Scansano)

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Underbrush, moist earth, blue flower and spiced plum aromas take shape in the glass. The palate offers juicy morello cherry, cooking spice, grilled sage and a hint of espresso alongside firm, fine-grained tannins and bright acidity.

 — K.O.  (7/1/2015)
89
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La Selva 2013 Red (Morellino di Scansano)

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Made with organically farmed grapes, this blend of Sangiovese and 10% Merlot highights earthy aromas of underbrush, moist earth and dark berry. The lively palate offers ripe black cherry, nectarine zest and a hint of ground pepper while ripe tannins provide the framework. Enjoy through 2016.

 — K.O.  (7/1/2015)
89
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Terenzi 2013 Sangiovese (Morellino di Scansano)

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Bright and fresh, this opens with aromas of fragrant blue flower, pressed powder and perfumed berry. The vibrant palate offers crunchy red cherry, crushed raspberry and baking spice alongside silky tannins. Enjoy soon.

 — K.O.  (7/1/2015)
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Colle Spinello 2012 Red (Morellino di Scansano)

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Forest floor, spiced blueberry, prune, resin and a mocha note lead the nose on this full-bodied red. The smooth palate offers dried black cherry, nutmeg, cinnamon and anise alongside fine-grained tannins.

 — K.O.  (7/1/2015)
89
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La Selva 2012 Colli dell’Uccellina Red (Morellino di Scansano)

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Aromas of ripe, dark fruit, tilled earth, game and oak-driven spice lead the nose on this blend of Sangiovese and 15% Merlot. On the palate, vanilla, oak, licorice and espresso accent a core of black cherry while fine-grained tannins provide support.

 — K.O.  (7/1/2015)
89
points

Terre di Talamo 2012 Tempo Sangiovese (Morellino di Scansano)

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Forest floor, wild berry and violet aromas waft from the glass. The soft, juicy palate doles out black cherry, crushed raspberry, graphite and white pepper alongside soft, supple tannins. A licorice note signals the finish. Drink through 2016.

 — K.O.  (7/1/2015)
89
points

Cecchi 2011 La Mora Riserva Red (Morellino di Scansano)

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Spiced plum, blue flower and a whiff of baking spice lead the nose. The ripe palate offers juicy black cherry, toast, espresso, clove and a hint of sage alongside polished tannins.

 — K.O.  (7/1/2015)
89
points

Fattoria Le Pupille 2011 Poggio Valente Riserva Red (Morellino di Scansano)

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This opens with aromas of violet, ripe berry, orange zest, toasted oak and a whiff of Mediterranean scrub. The structured palate offers mature cherry, white pepper, licorice, well-integrated oak spices, vanilla and grilled sage alongside firm, polished tannins. Showing the heat of the vintage, it’s a bit warm on the midpalate but it still retains finesse.

 — K.O.  (7/1/2015)
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