2008 Caiarossa, Tuscany

( £12, 14.5%, Farr Vintners )

A ripe, expressive , full-bodied Tuscan blend of no fewer than seven Bordeaux, Rhône and Tuscan vareities. The wine is is ripe and textured, with sweet oak, ripe fig and plum flavours and attrctive clove spice. The oak os a little drying on the finish perhaps.

BuyDrinking window: 2012-17Similar Wines: £10-£20, 86-90, Italy, Red, Cabernet Franc, Merlot
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