This elegant but structured Barbaresco has a lovely and complex perfume of lilac, violet and underbrush. The palate expresses delicious sour cherry and black cherry flavors layered with mint, cinnamon and a hint of orange peel. This is still young and needs a few more years in bottle.
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.