A full monty

Mr Riggs Generation Series Montepulciano 2015, Adelaide Hills, AUD $30

The colour is an impressively saturated purple, the bouquet meaty with char-oak over buckets of blueberries, raspberries and other dark fruits. Full-bodied, rich and fleshy, dense and powerful, loaded with fruit and masses of ripe, soft tannins. (Screwcap)

Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view Huon’s original tasting

Alcohol: 14.5%

Ageing: best at one to 15 years

Food: drink with rare beef steak with demi-glaze sauce

Stockists: Mr Riggs Wines; Kemeny’s – NSW; Nick’s Wine Merchants – Vic (AU)


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