Here's an exciting dessert wine that opens with an intense fragrance of mint, thyme and berry. The concentrated palate offers ripe cherry, berry, mint and thyme flavors, with a hint of tangerine peel. The rich flavors are brightened by fresh acidity that leaves a clean rather than cloying finish.
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.