2012 Eubea Aglianico del Vulture Covo dei Briganti
Aglianico - 750ML
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Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 2015
The 2012 Aglianico del Vulture Covo dei Briganti is a gorgeous expression with dark fruit tones of blackberry and currant that are smoothed out by tobacco, leather and dusty mineral tones. Cove dei Briganti pays homage to... The 2012 Aglianico del Vulture Covo dei Briganti is a gorgeous expression with dark fruit tones of blackberry and currant that are smoothed out by tobacco, leather and dusty mineral tones. Cove dei Briganti pays homage to the brigand culture with Robin Hood-like overtones that is celebrated in Lucano folklore. The wine is seamless and silky on the nose and shows similar elegance and grace in the mouth. Rock solid tannins at the back will carry this wine forward over the next decade. - Monica Larner
JJB 92
JJ Buckley, January 2017
Rustic and fruit driven, this Aglianico hits the bullseye for lovers of bold, structured reds. Bright and aromatic black and blue fruit, rocky minerality and full on tannins that just don’t stop. For drinking now, go for... Rustic and fruit driven, this Aglianico hits the bullseye for lovers of bold, structured reds. Bright and aromatic black and blue fruit, rocky minerality and full on tannins that just don’t stop. For drinking now, go for a long decant and pair with hard aged cheeses or a savory slow cooked beef stew , but for the patient, this rising star from the heart of Basilicata will live for five to ten years or more easily.
Color & Type Red
Varietal Aglianico
Country Italy
Region Basilicata
Sub-region Aglianco del Vulture
Vintage 2012
Percent alcohol 14%
Closure Cork