Structured but remarkably approachable, this offers lovely aromas of blue flower, black plum, ripe berry and clove. The delicious palate delivers Marasca cherry, blackberry, nutmeg, and white pepper alongside smooth but chewy tannins and surprisingly fresh acidity.
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.