Wine of the Month
Tito Zuccardi 2013
The Zuccardi family has produced wine in Argentina since the 1960`s. It is a family run company with long traditions within wine production located in Mendoza. Alberto Zuccardi came here in the 50`s, he was then 30 years of age with no experience in the art of winemaking.
Argentina was in a poor state at the time, but Alberto had a dream. He started gaining ground in the business with bulk production of the, then started to focus more on quality. His son Jose` joined the company in 1976. In recent years the Zuccardi family has produced a wide range of wines.
Tito Zuccardi 2013:
Complex aromas of dark plums, black currants, cedar and black pepper. Full bodied and well structures. Flavours of ripe dark plums, spices and green herbs. Intens flavour with a long finish.
Pairs with: Spareribs, grilled beef and game
Drink: 5-6 years
Producer: Familia Zuccardi
Marius has worked in several parts of the wine business for the last 16 years. He is currently working as a Category Coordinator for wine and spirits in the Travel Retail business. He is also a part of a tasting panel for the financial newspaper in Norway and writes articles and lectures in his spare time.Marius has a huge passion and dedication for the wine and spirits industry. He is a certified Sommelier and is currently undertaking the WSET Diploma in wines and spirits education.