Tuesday, November 23, 2021
Luccianus Amphore Lussac Saint Emilion
2019 Luccianus Amphore Lussac Saint Emilion....$49.99
100% Cabernet Franc
100 Year Old vines
Luccianus is the name of Gallo-Roman origin designating the town of Lussac and its vineyard dating from the 4th century. This 100% Cabernet Franc is produced from the estate oldest vines of 100 years of age and is a return to ancestral aging techniques. The amphora aging gives out a very expressive wine with a superb aromatic radiance and very silky tannins all without a woody note.
The wine shows a beautiful deep purple color. The nose is complex and rich with intense notes of fruits and spices. The palate is round and powerful with silky tannins.
Rated 92/100 The Wine Enthusiast