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2009 Col d'Orcia Moscadello di Montalcino Pascena Vendemmia Tardiva
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91 Points | International Wine Cellar , October 2013

(100% Moscato Bianco): Dark golden-tinged yellow.  Deep, strikingly pure aromas of grapefruit, canned pineapple, candied ginger, cinnamon and nutmeg are lifted by spicy floral nuances.  Then thick and rich, with very deep, sweet flavors of crystallized tropical fruit and spicy honey given wonderful clarity and cut by lively, harmonious acids.  The finish is long and coats the mouth with velvety tannins and a long sweet aftertaste.  This is a much less thick and unctuous version of Pascena than usual; some past vintages lacked the acidity necessary to lift the aromas and flavors and so some vintages were cloying. That's not the case with this beauty, but drink up over the next couple of years.

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