Here's a Sagrantino offering intense balsamic fragrances of menthol and mint that recall Clark's teaberry gum. The palate delivers ripe blackberry, white pepper and cinnamon, along with oak and espresso notes.
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.