Mamertino - the tasting notes
See The resurrection of Mamertino and Mamertino's producers - all of them . In the picture is Alessia Planeta of western Sicily who pointed Walter in the direction of this neglected small wine zone in the north east of the island. Wines are listed in the order tasted. Antica Tindari, Imperium 2006 Mamertino 15 Drink 2009-2016 Deep ruby with orange tinges. Seems still quite youthful for its age. Brooding and a little sweet on the nose. Spicy and savoury with hint of prune. Generous and succulent on the attack and with pretty firm tannins. Genuine, and ends perhaps a little too dry. Not very long...
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