Underbrush, black plum, juicy Morello cherry, leather, moist earth, violet, mocha, vanilla and balsamic notes are all woven together on this structured but polished wine. The vibrant acidity and velvety tannins need to soften but promise great aging potential. Drink after 2022.
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.