The 2006 Brunello di Montalcino is a big, bold wine imbued with wild cherries, earthiness, tar, smoke and grilled herbs. This shows more of the rustic side of Sangiovese in its hearty personality, but there is more than enough substance in the fruit to balance some of the wine’s edgier qualities. Licorice, new leather and French oak linger on a round, harmonious finish that compensates for some of the wine’s small imperfections. Anticipated maturity: 2014-2024.
Stunning vintage. Excellent condition this wine is singing now.
Outstanding, old school traditional Sangiovese from neighbor to brunello. The wine spends over 2 years...
Ruby red color. The bouquet shows fresh fruit, especially wild blackberries. Soft tannins with a...