Elegantly structured, this opens with attractive aromas of ripe black plum, blue flower, crushed mint and baking spice. The full-bodied palate is full of juicy black cherry, blackberry, orange zest and anise alongside fine-grained tannins. Drink through 2018.
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.