Lucchetti Lacrima di Morro d’Alba Mariasole 2015 (750ml/6)
“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
Opaque, inky and dark. Notes of underbrush dominate aromas and flavors of strawberry liqueur, black cherry, lavender and cocoa. Finishes chewy and tarry with attractive lift and a strong saline edge. Try this with hearty stews for maximum enjoyment.