PIZZELLA FAMILY
Robert Parker 2015 The Wine Advocate - La Posta Pizzella Malbec 2014 - 90 points The 2014 Malbec Pizzella Vineyard is from Altamira. The vineyard was originally 17 hectares and the owner planted an additional 12 (and is planting yet more), so there is room to grow. This is the most harmonious, elegant, and at the same time backwa
TASTINGS - 2014 World Wine Championships Packaging Competition
Gold Medal - Graphic Design Category
Gold Medal - Style Category
Silver Medal - Creativity Category
2009 Malbec Pizzella Vineyard: 88 Points, Wine Advocate (Oct 2010), Issue #191
Underbrush, incdense, spice box, and black cherry; excellent flavors in need of more depth.
-Jay Miller
2008 Malbec Pizzella Vineyard 90 Points, Wine Spectator (Nov 30th 2009) and Smart Buys
Ripe and polished, with lush layers of raspberry, blueberry and fig fruit that glide over alluring spice notes, with well-integrated grip.
2008 Malbec Pizzella Vineyard 89 Points, Wine Advocate (Aug 2009) Issue WA # 184
The 2008 Malbec Pizzella Family received the same elevage as the Paulucci bottling. More saturated in color, it also delivers a more complex aromatic array, riper fruit, and a lengthy, pure finish.
2007 Malbec Pizzella Family 91 Points, Wine Spectator (Nov 15th 2008)
Ripe and flashy, with a showy layer of mocha leading the way for spice cake, raspberry and boysenberry fruit flavors laid over a lush, creamy finish.
2007 Malbec Pizzella Family 89 Points, Wine Advocate (Dec 2008) Issue WA #180
Dark ruby-colored, it exhibits an attractive perfume of cedar, leather, cinnamon, pepper, and black cherry
2007 Malbec Pizzella Family 89 Points, Stephen Tanzer (Feb 2009)
Bright ruby-red. Dark raspberry, bitter chocolate and spice aromas lifted by a floral element. Desely packed and spicy, with a fine-grained texture and juicy quality to the fruit.