High score for Capitel Monte Olmi
Capitel Monte Olmi 2008, our family’s flagship, is once again the protagonist of Wine Spectator. It achieved one of the highest scores ever in the Amarone category: 92/100
Alison Napjus, lead taster of wines from our region, wrote:
Tedeschi Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Capitel Monte Olmi 2008 – 92 points
Notes of wild herb, spice box and pekoe tea mark this aromatic red, while grippy tannins frame the tightly knit flavors of dried currant, iron, rhubarb and wood smoke. This traditional style needs air, so enjoy alongside food to get the full effect. Best from 2016 through 2026.—A.N.