Underbrush, new leather, dark berry, blue flower and baking spice aromas emerge on this along with a whiff of orange zest. The vibrant palate delivers juicy wild cherry, cinnamon, star anise and mineral wrapped in polished tannins and bright acidity. It's already approachable and loaded with finesse.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.