This opens with aromas suggesting moist underbrush, tilled soil and a hint of dried herb. The bright, lithe palate offers black cherry and white pepper while silky tannins and vibrant acidity provide the easygoing framework. It finishes on a grilled herb note.
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.