Selected rating

The wines of Tenimenti d’Alessandro have received numerous prizes and awards over the years, and have been included in the most prestigious rankings of the sector. In particular, in 2007 the Bosco was awarded the “Gold Medal – Syrah du Monde” as Best Italian Syrah and fourth in the world. In 2001 the Bosco won the Tre Bicchieri in the Gambero Rosso Vini d’Italia guide, as well as the 2008 Migliara.Among others we can mention the excellent reviews received by some of the most authoritative wine critics in the world, such as James Suckling, Antonio Galloni and Robert Parker.


93 — James SucklingExcellent combination here of dried red cherries and herbs with brighter notes of orange peel and lemon meringue. Medium body, inward-looking tannins and a polished acid/fruit balance. Very suave. Drink now.


93 — James SucklingAromas and flavors of dark berries with chocolate, as well as walnuts and spices. Medium to full body. Flavorful finish. Bigger style to this, but a delicious, juicy wine. Drink now.


91 — James SucklingA very fresh viognier with none of the soapy and kitschy character this grape often shows when grown in warmer climate zones. In fact, it has a fresh, peachy personality and lively acidity that drives the clean, dry finish. Drink now.
90 — Antonio Galloni Vinous
93 — James Suckling“Beautiful dried apple and lemon character with pineapple. Full and flavorful. Long finish. Serious viognier. Drink now.”


92 — James SucklingA balanced, firm syrah with berries and hints of nutmeg and light chocolate that follow through to a medium body. Fresh finish. Drink now.
95 — FalstaffBrilliant ruby with slightly brightening edge. Appealing nose with notes of blueberries, tobacco and black pepper. Rich, dense tannin, acts but notharsh, well integrated, powerful, showing firm pressure, amazing juicy for such a full bodied wine.
96 - James Suckling
94 — Antonio Galloni Vinous Media“D’Alessandro’s 2010 Syrah il Bosco presents compelling varietal nuances with distinctly Tuscan accents, all in an exotic, mid-weight style full of allure.
93+ — Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate“The 2009 Cortona Syrah Il Bosco offers all the plush softness you want from the grape (Syrah) and the place (Tuscany).
Gold Medal — Syrah du MondeBest Italian Syrah and 4th in the world
Tre BicchieriVini D’Italia Gambero Rosso


94 — James SucklingRipe and generous but, oh, so elegant, this is a delicious Syrah that proves this grape can give great wines in Italy. Nice, lively, dry tannins and a long, ripe yet delicate finish. Drink or hold.
95 — James Suckling
96 — Antonio Galloni Vinous Media
98 — James Suckling “12 Vini Toscani da Collezione” “This is phenomenal. What I expect in a top Syrah, with spice, black pepper, mineral, and dark fruits. Full and velvety, with lots of everything. Powerful and intense. Best wine ever from here. Drink or hold.”.
Tre Bicchieri Vini D’Italia Gambero Rosso
96 — Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
98 — Wine Spectator
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