Aromas of oak, underbrush and a whiff of wet stone lift out of the glass. The aromas carry over to the lean palate along with ripe yellow-apple skin, a hint of citrus zest and a saline note. It closes on a bitter nutty note.
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.