Made with Sangiovese and 10% Montepulciano, this has aromas of dark-skinned fruit, tilled soil and a hint of graphite. The simple, straightforward palate offers dried berry, black cherry and a hint of thyme alongside round but not very persistent tannins.
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.