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Magazine Archives: Oct. 31, 2004

Tuscany's Red Treasures

The 2001 vintage puts Sangiovese in the spotlight as vintners squeeze as much quality as possible into the bottle
James Suckling
Issue: October 31, 2004

If you want to understand the 2001 vintage from Tuscany, you could do worse than open a bottle of Flaccianello from Fontodi. This monumental red shows masses of blackberry, cherry and coffee flavors that build on the palate and go on and on.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 31, 2004.

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