Antinori, P - Tignanello 2012

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12 x 0.75L BI Stock IB 5 cs £680.00 £791.00 1 cs TRADE SELL BUY
6 x 0.75L BI Stock IB 10 cs £340.00 £396.00 2 cs TRADE SELL BUY

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Product Details

Vintage
2012
Colour
Red
Appellation
IGT
Producer
Antinori, P

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Tasting Notes and Scores

Wine Advocate
93

The 2012 Tignanello is a very handsome wine with dark fruit nuances that extend far beyond the normal spectrum for Sangiovese (and the smaller percentages of French grapes that complete this wine). This vintage, that started off with a very hot summer and ended with a cool harvest season, show a little more spice and Mediterranean herb on the finish. Grapes were harvested at the end of September and delivered slightly less alcohol than previous vintages. There is a point of freshness but the tannins are mature and yielding. In fact, the tannic management is spot-on and is complimented by the velvety and rich nature of the mouthfeel. Pretty mineral accents add a lasting touch of complexity. The 2012 Tignanello has the qualities for a successful evolution. (Monica Larner)

James Suckling
96

Aromas of blackcurrants and blueberries with hints of lavender and violets. Full body, chewy and polished tannins and a long, flavorful finish. A beautifully linear and polished red. Give it time to show it all but this is already a beauty. The depth and class to this are indeed impressive. Better in 2017.

Antonio Galloni
95

The 2012 Tignanello is deep, rich and voluptuous, yet also retains a distinct element of classicism in its focused, mid-weight structure. Dark red cherry, pomegranate, kirsch, spice, tobacco and menthol open up in the glass, but only reluctantly. Firm veins of tannin and pulsating acidity give the wine its sense of energy and verticality. The mid-weight structure should allow the wine to open up in another few years. The 2012 isn't as powerful as the 2010 or exotic as the 2011, but rather is most similar to how the 2005 was in its youth. The 2012 is a Tignanello built on pure finesse and grace. I would not open a bottle before its tenth birthday, if at all possible.

Wine Lister
954

Quality 962 | Brand 992 | Economics 870 |

buzz brand, investment staple
Quality: Predicted life of 20 years, one of the longest drinking windows in its peer group for the 2012 vintage, which averages 11 years Brand: Strong restaurant presence, featuring on 40 of the world's top wine lists, including Piccolo Lago Economics: Below its peer group average price of £64 for the 2012 vintage Production:

- www.wine-lister.com June 2017