Aromas suggesting mature dark-skinned berry, pipe tobacco, new leather and cedar slowly emerge on this concentrated red. The dense, round palate delivers raspberry jam, chocolate covered cherry, nutmeg and mocha framed in velvety tannins and surprising freshness. Drink through 2020.
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.