Made with 80% Sangiovese and 20% Canaiolo, this offers aromas of mature dark-skinned fruit, menthol and dried herb. On the straightforward palate, notes of star anise and eucalyptus back up a core of dried black cherry while dusty tannins leave a drying finish.
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.