The Winery Leonardo Falcone in Canelones

The winery offers 11 different wines
Its wines get an average rating of 3.4.
It is ranked in the top 638 of the estates of Canelones.
It is located in Canelones
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The Winery Leonardo Falcone is one of the best wineries to follow in Canelones.. It offers 11 wines for sale in of Canelones to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top Winery Leonardo Falcone wines

Looking for the best Winery Leonardo Falcone wines in Canelones among all the wines in the region? Check out our tops of the best red, white or effervescent Winery Leonardo Falcone wines. Also find some food and wine pairings that may be suitable with the wines from this area. Learn more about the region and the Winery Leonardo Falcone wines with technical and enological descriptions.

The top red wines of Winery Leonardo Falcone

Food and wine pairings with a red wine of Winery Leonardo Falcone

How Winery Leonardo Falcone wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or poultry such as recipes of stuffed zucchini, stew of leg of lamb or pastilla with chicken (moroccan pie with brick sheets).

Organoleptic analysis of red wines of Winery Leonardo Falcone

In the mouth the red wine of Winery Leonardo Falcone. is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

The best vintages in the red wines of Winery Leonardo Falcone

  • 2014 With an average score of 3.60/5
  • 2017 With an average score of 3.58/5
  • 2018 With an average score of 3.50/5
  • 2004 With an average score of 2.90/5

The grape varieties most used in the red wines of Winery Leonardo Falcone.

  • Tannat
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Shiraz/Syrah
  • Marselan
  • Merlot

Discovering the wine region of Canelones

The Canelones administrative department, Northeast of the Uruguayan capital of Montevideo, is home to the majority of Uruguay's Vineyards and accounts for aRound 60 percent of all wine produced in the country. It Lies in the South of the small South American country, where the majority of vines are planted, inland from the Atlantic coast and the Rio de la Plata estuary. The region itself covers a broad arc approximately 50km (30 miles) Deep, drawn clockwise from the northwestern outskirts of Montevideo round to the coastline east of the capital city. The eponymous administrative capital of the region lies 50km (31 miles) to the north of Montevideo.

The wine towns of Juanico and Progreso are to be found on this route north out of the capital, separated from one another by just 10km (6 miles). Canelones town lies a further 10km north of Juanico. The densely planted viticultural area that surrounds these towns is arguably the epicenter of the Uruguayan wine industry. More Tannat vines are planted here than in any other place on earth, including Madiran, Tannat's spiritual home.

Wines from Canelones are made from more than just Tannat, however. A number of different international varieties are used, including light-skinned varieties Pinot Blanc, Chenin Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. Among the red wine grapes popular here, Syrah, Cabernet Franc and Merlot figure strongly. The Carrau family, one of Uruguay's wine pioneers, has had vineyards in this region since 1930, planted with Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Chardonnay, as well as the northern Italian classics Nebbiolo and Marzemino.

The top white wines of Winery Leonardo Falcone

Food and wine pairings with a white wine of Winery Leonardo Falcone

How Winery Leonardo Falcone wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or vegetarian such as recipes of old-fashioned pork roll, lemon and tuna risotto or quiche with bacon and gruyère cheese.

The grape varieties most used in the white wines of Winery Leonardo Falcone.

  • Chardonnay

Discover the grape variety: Marselan

Marselan noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Languedoc). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by large bunches and small grapes. Marselan noir can be found in several vineyards: South-West, Cognac, Bordeaux, Languedoc & Roussillon, Rhone valley, Provence & Corsica, Loire valley, Savoie & Bugey, Beaujolais.

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Planning a wine route in the of Canelones? Here are the wineries to visit and the winemakers to meet during your trip in search of wines similar to Winery Leonardo Falcone.

Discover the grape variety: Chardonnay

The white Chardonnay is a grape variety that originated in France (Burgundy). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by small bunches, and small grapes. White Chardonnay can be found in many vineyards: South West, Burgundy, Jura, Languedoc & Roussillon, Cognac, Bordeaux, Beaujolais, Savoie & Bugey, Loire Valley, Champagne, Rhone Valley, Armagnac, Lorraine, Alsace, Provence & Corsica.

News about Winery Leonardo Falcone and wines from the region

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Rhône 2020: best-value wines

In his Rhône 2020 vintage report Matt Walls found fresh, vibrant and deliciously drinkable wines across the Northern and Southern appellations, with many wines being approachable now. Given that many wines won’t last as long as previous vintages such as 2016, 2017 and 2019, this could make the 2020s great value picks for immediate drinking. Scroll down to see Matt’s best-value Rhône 2020 tasting notes and scores Walls noted that this is the freshest vintage for whites since 2014, so lovers ...

Walls: Tasting Hermitage 2001 20 years on

In 2001, George W. Bush was sworn in as the 43rd President of the United States. Meanwhile in the UK, Tony Blair led the Labour Party to its second landslide victory. A lot can change over the course of 20 years. According to many Rhône winemakers and wine collectors, this is how long a bottle of Hermitage should lay undisturbed until you open it. Is it really worth the wait? I recently tasted 11 Hermitage 2001s – seven red, two white, two sweet – to test the 20 year hypothesis and see how these ...

The word of the wine: Braucol

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