Lucchetti Lacrima di Morro d’Alba Guardengo 2017 (750ml/12)
“Mario Lucchetti, helped by his wife Teresa, his son Paolo and his wife Tiziana, has become a reference point for Lacrima di Morro d’Alba wines. Potassium-rich, iron-poor soils help to create wines of great power and warmth that are at the same time always highly aromatic. The estate’s 18 hectares are planted to Lacrima (many vines are 35 to 40 years old) and Verdicchio; the winemaking is overseen by one of the Marche’s brightest minds, Alberto Mazzoni, who also serves as consulting ... New York, New Jersey, California, Massanois Imports
This wine shows bold, ripe purple fruits laved with elegant violets, fine tannins and a balanced earthiness. Pairs well with hearty pastas, aged cheeses and meats such as beef, lamb and pork.