The 2018 Podere Giodo La Quinta is a captivating Sangiovese wine hailing from the esteemed region of Tuscany, Italy. With its deep garnet color and enticing aromas, this red wine is a true delight for the senses.
Upon pouring a glass, one is immediately greeted by a bouquet of cherry, earth, iron, and leather. These complex aromas intertwine harmoniously, creating a captivating olfactory experience. As the wine dances on the palate, flavors of cherry, iron, and tobacco come to life, leaving a savory and satisfying aftertaste. The strong Sangiovese character shines through, showcasing the essence of this noble grape variety.
The 2018 Giodo La Quinta is solidly built and beautifully balanced. It exhibits a silky texture that floods the senses, offering a sweet and savory expression that is further enhanced by vibrant acidity and salty minerals. The wine's inner florals add a touch of elegance and complexity, leading to a long and perfumed finish that lingers on the palate.
Renowned wine critic James Suckling awarded this wine an impressive score of 94 points, praising its density, richness, and focused structure. He noted the enticing aromas of cherry, chocolate, and hazelnuts, as well as the polished tannins that run the length of the palate. Suckling suggests that this wine can be enjoyed now or cellared for future enjoyment.
With only 835 cases made, the 2018 Podere Giodo La Quinta is a limited-edition gem that is not to be missed. Whether you are a Sangiovese enthusiast or simply appreciate exceptional Italian wines, this bottle is sure to satisfy your discerning palate. Open a bottle of this exquisite red and savor the artistry of Podere Giodo.