This has a floral bouquet of violet and iris, with hints of red currant and black fruit. The palate is a bit shy, but reveals sweet plum and spice flavors, with hints of chocolate and café au lait. A bit short on freshness and length, so drink this within the next few years.
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.