Deeply hued gold, this offers aromas suggesting pressed yellow flower, citrus zest, thyme and sage. The vibrant palate doles out lemon, crushed herb, toasted nut, acacia honey and mineral framed in zesty acidity. It shows impressive structure and depth for what was a cool, wet vintage.
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.