New leather, exotic spice, mature plum and graphite aromas come together in the glass along with menthol and a pleasantly earthy whiff of game. The smooth concentrated palate evokes dried morello cherry, raspberry compote, cinnamon and star anise framed in fine-grained tannins. Drink through 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: email@example.com.