To Order by Phone : 1-888-614-WINE

Montevetrano Colli di Salerno 2009

Montevetrano Colli di Salerno 750ml 2009      
Sku: 1820252*

Montevetrano takes its name from a medieval castle that dates to Roman times. A former property of the French Bourbons, the estate itself was the inspiration for this blend of French varietals with the Campanian king of red grapes - Aglianico. Pleasing scores of wine lovers around the world with its distinctive character and rich spectrum of flavors, Montevetrano is one of the most sought-after wines from Italy.

 Wine Advocate 92 points (Jun 2011)
The 2009 Montevetrano is quite possibly the most accessible young vintage of this wine I have ever tasted. I am accustomed to Montevetranos that are tight and austere, but not in 2009. In 2009 Montevetrano is open and radiant, with layers of dark fruit and a polished, well-articulated finish. The 2009 is likely to be an early drinker, but that doesn’t necessarily mean the wine will age quickly. A complete vertical tasted last year and published in Issue 190 found the wines in great shape, including all of the earliest vintages. Montevetrano is approximately 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot and 10% Aglianico that spent 12-14 months in French oak, 50% new. It remains a benchmark in southern Italian oenology. Anticipated maturity: 2016-2029.

Related Searches
Colli di Salerno
Falerno del Massico
Fiano di Avellino (Apianum)
Regional Varietals:
Cabernet Sauvignon
Country: Italy
Region: Campania
Sub-Region: Colli di Salerno
Grape Varietal: Aglianico,Cabernet Sauvignon,M
Type: Still wine
Reg. $79.99
On Sale $74.99
  Buy Montevetrano Colli di Salerno
13% discount on 12 bottles for $839.88
  Buy a case of Montevetrano Colli di Salerno
Bookmark and Share
See more ratings for Grand Wine Cellar at
Brought to you by Bizrate Insights


Grape Varietal
Price Range
    Read Your Store Reviews       PriceGrabber User Ratings for   BizRate Customer Certified (GOLD) Site - Grand Wine Cellar Reviews at Bizrate