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2007 Tenuta Le Velette - "Calanco" Umbria IGT (Italy, Umbria, Umbria IGT)
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2007 Tenuta Le Velette Calanco Umbria IGT - Italy, Umbria, Umbria IGT (11/7/2012)
-- popped and poured --
-- tasted non-blind over a couple hours --

NOSE: crushed rocks/wet stone; pruney, overripe fruit; slight notes of leather, new vinyl, and Moroccan spices; moderately complex; moderately expressive.

BODY: medium to medium-full bodied; violet-tinged blood-red color of medium to medium-deep depth.

TASTE: roasted red/purple fruits; earthy – black soil; a bit “grapey”; flavors seem muddled/not clearly delineated; a touch bitter; medium-light fruit concentration; a touch weedy; 13% alc. not noticeable.

B: 50, 5, 11, 13, 5 =(84 pts.)

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