Di Majo Norante 2001 Terra Degli Osci Sangiovese ($7.99)
Very dark ruby. Caramel and brown sugar and mixed-spice scents seem a bit more up-front than simple, plummy fruit in an aroma that's pleasantly reminiscent of holiday fruitcake. Warm fruit is more evident in the flavor, though, with soft but sufficient acidity for balance. A simple, easy quaff. US Importer: Winebow Inc., NYC; Leonardo Locascio Selections. (Nov 5, 2002)

FOOD MATCH: Typical of wines in the quaffing style, it will go well with a variety of foods, from our random meatless choice - farfalle pasta tossed with broccoli, olives and feta cheese (from Cook's Illustrated) - to Thanksgiving turkey.

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