Caiarossa "Aria di Caiarossa" 2014

Blend of Cabernet Franc / Syrah (Shiraz) / Merlot / Alicante
A still red wine from the Tuscany, Pisa region of Italy.

Elegant and structured. Berries, cigar box, coffee.

Tasting Notes

A very pleasant bottle.

The 2014 Aria di Caiarossa from Caiarossa Estate opens on the nose with dark berries. It later shows spices and its tertiary character with cigar box and coffee notes.

The mouthfeel is elegant and structured.

The finish is long.

Score 91

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Caiarossa "Aria di Caiarossa" 2014
Aria di Caiarossa (2014) Review
Estate making Aria di Caiarossa Estate Caiarossa
Aria di Caiarossa (2014) Label Aria di Caiarossa
Style of Aria di Caiarossa Style Red & Still
Country of Caiarossa Country Italy
Region of Caiarossa Region Tuscany, Pisa
Grape blend of Aria di Caiarossa Grapes Cabernet Franc, Syrah (Shiraz), Merlot, Alicante
Vintage of Aria di Caiarossa Vintage 2014
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Caiarossa is wine producer in the Pisa province of Tuscany. The grapes enjoy the beautiful Mediterranean weather, cooled by the sea breeze of the Tyrrhenian sea.

They focus on usage of varietals which are non traditional for the Tuscan region; using the classical Bordeaux blend such as other super Tuscan wine producers, but blending in other grapes such as Alicante and Syrah.

There estate has been certified organic and they follow biodynamic principles.

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