2014 Giacometti Patrimonio Rouge "Cru des Agriate"IPO
The Agriates Desert is a large, rugged, arid swath of land on the northern end of Corsica. A blend of primarily Niellucciu (Sangiovese) and Grenache. Aromas of Provençal cherries, dried herbs, and dusty soil. Bright and tangy on the palate,. Cherry and currant fruit with notes of limestone, cinnamon, and bitter herbs. Finishes with notes of ginseng, black tea, pepper, and baker’s chocolate.