Alluring aromas of dark berry, baking spice and a balsamic note lift out of the glass. The ripe palate offers fleshy black cherry, crushed raspberry, cinnamon and tobacco alongside firm acidity and velvety tannins. A licorice note closes the lively finish. Drink 2020–2028.
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.