This unusual expression of Pinot Nero shows aromas of strawberry, dill, coffee and lightly toasted oak. The palate is linear, delivering restrained red berry, spice, vanilla and well integrated oak. The palate is smooth if somewhat evolved, showing the forward nature of the vintage.
Italian Editor Kerin O’Keefe reviews all Italian wines for Wine Enthusiast. Previously she wrote regularly on Italian wine for Wine News, World of Fine Wine and Decanter. She is the author of Franco Biondi Santi: The Gentleman of Brunello (2005), Brunello di Montalcino: Understanding and Appreciating One of Italy's Greatest Wines (2012) and Barolo and Barbaresco: The King and Queen of Italian Wine (2014).Email: email@example.com.