Tasting note: Intense ruby red in color, with garnet shades. Intense and elegant cherry, ripe fruit and spices aroma, with scents of vanilla, tobacco and lico rice. Taste full and velvety, soft and enveloping.
Today, Buglioni own 36 hectares (89 acres) of vines planted to the traditional indigenous varieties of Corvina, Corvinone, Rondinella, Molinara, Oseleta, Croatina and Garganega. The lightly textured, gravelly, dark alluvial soil, meticulous vine pruning, and scrupulous control techniques Buglioni employs ensure the production of high-quality grapes.
• Buglioni Ripasso Valpolicella Classico Superiore Il Bugiardo:
90 pts Wine Spectator, 1 of 16 distintive wine from Veneto - Wine Spectator, 93 pts James Suckling