Montevertine Le Pergole Torte 2020

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$501.58 SGD

96+ points - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, September 2023

This latest vintage of one of Italy's most important wines has an almost choreographed delivery with dramatic pause and high crescendos as it unfolds over the palate. The Montevertine 2020 Le Pergole Torte feels initially shy, but that is a fleeting impression because its all-around intensity builds beautifully upon dark cherry, blackcurrant, spice, iris root and warm earth. Those notes are followed by a delicate floral interlude, and the wine builds upward again with a very bright and lively mouthfeel fueled by fine tannins and lovely freshness. It is fleshy and rich. This is one of the best wines from this vintage in the region for sure. Production is 30,000 bottles.

Martino Manetti of Montevertine says that 2020 was an excellent vintage in the cool hills of Radda in Chianti (although it proved very hot elsewhere). According to him, 2021 was slightly warmer than 2020 at the peak of the summer season. Both were relatively easy vintages from a farming perspective, he says. - Monica Larner

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We maintain strict, direct, temperature- controlled delivery from the cellar to the customer, guaranteeing the integrity of each vintage’s character and flavor profile.

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