Pretty Tasty Tasting @ WSET L4 Practice - Sangiovese vs Nebbiolo.

It is always fascinating to compare & contrast side by side the wines that are easily confused during a blind tasting. Sangiovese & Nebbiolo used to be 2 grapes that gave me troubles.

Here it became clear that age for age, tannin is the clear marker that separates both. Nebbiolo is extremely firm yet the texture more delicate & tender. A real "iron fist in a silk glove".

3 wines stood out from this tasting with some pretty tasty enjoyment:

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