The nose is rather subdued but eventually reveals suggestions of citrus peel, toast and a whiff of medicinal herb. On the lean palate, an unusual sensation of adhesive bandage underscores yellow-apple peel and bitter walnut.
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.