TNR - Recanati and Alate

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TNR - Recanati and Alate

Postby Ilan T » Fri Sep 05, 2008 6:01 pm

Hi Rogov,

Do you have tasting notes for the following wines?

Recanati Reserve Cab 2005
Alate Tempranillo 2003, Navarra

Thanks.

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Re: TNR - Recanati and Alate

Postby Daniel Rogov » Fri Sep 05, 2008 6:23 pm

Ilan, Hi...

Following are my tasting notes for the wines in question.

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Alate, Navara, 2003: Made entirely from Tempranillo grapes, ruby in color, medium-bodied, with soft tannins and showing simple but appealing red berry and currant fruits on a lightly spicy background.
A pleasant entry-level wine. Drink now-2008. Score 84. K (Tasted 16 Jan 2006)

Recanati, Cabernet Sauvignon, Reserve, 2005: Aged in oak for 18 months but reflecting the wood gently and with grace. Dark, almost inky-garnet, intense but with subtlety and finesse. Soft tannins, a gentle hand with the toasty oak and generous red currant, black cherry and berry fruits, those with appealing hints of mocha. A long and firmly tannic finish. Drink now–2011. Score 90. K
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