Donelli Lambrusco Reggiano Demi Sec DOP

Donelli

VARIETALS

15% Ancellotta

55% Lambrusco Mariani, Lambrusco Maestri, & Lambrusco Montericco

30% Lambrusco Salamino

APPELLATION

Emilia-Romagna, Italy

 

Donelli Lambrusco Reggiano Demi Sec DOP

Various strains of Lambrusco are sourced from select vineyards around the province of Reggio Emilia. Donelli Lambrusco Reggiano showcases a bouquet of flowers accented by notes of fresh red berries. Strawberry, raspberry, and tart plum flavors tickle the palate. Full-bodied in style, this sparkling wine achieves a perfect balance of light tannins, pleasant acidity, and subtle sweetness. Ideal as an aperitif, its off-dry style provides versatility to pair with spicy cuisine, soft cheeses, or even desserts. Serve chilled.

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Ultimate Wine Challenge - 92 pts

The nose is awash with brambly boysenberry, blueberry pie, crushed violet petals, and a tinge of white pepper. The sweetness is well-integrated and balanced by juicy acidity, with flowers and blackberry jam on the finish.

June 2019

Wine Spectator - 87 pts

This balanced Lambrusco offers a sweet-tart profile of candied black cherry, violet, star anise and dark chocolate shavings. Hard to stop sipping. Drink now.

A. Napjus, June 2016

Wine Spectator - 88 pts

Sweet, ripe black cherry and black raspberry fruit is balanced by juicy acidity, mixing with hints of tomato paste, red licorice and dried herbs. Well-balanced, with a fresh, lingering finish. Drink now through 2014.

A. Napjus, Web Only 2011