Fighting Gully Road Aglianico 2014, Alpine Valleys, AUD $45
A dense, solid, savoury Italian-style red with dried cherry and fresh earth aromas. Lively acidity to help it partner food. The wine is dense, solid and packed with drying tannins. Mouth-watering finish. It cries out for food. (Screwcap)
Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view on HuonHooke.com
Ageing: Drink now to 18 years.
Food: Pizza with lots of salami.
Stockists: Fighting Gully Road Wines; Vintage Blue (NSW); City Wine Shop (Vic.)