Mazzei Badiola 2016
Appearance: Deep, inky purple in color. Aroma: On the nose, intense aromas of red berries and cocoa. Flavor: Soft and smooth on the palate, with flavors of wild blackberries and raspberries; well balanced, with great depth and a long finish. Pairings: Cold cuts, pasta with meat/game sauce, pizza, big grilled fish, pot roast.
Ash, black cherries, dried spices and some plummy notes are what predominate on the nose. Full body, medium-chewy tannins and a flavorful finish. Drink in 2020.