Ripe and soulful, this opens with earthy aromas of leather, tilled soil, game and ripe berry. The juicy palate reveals layers of juicy wild cherry, crushed raspberry, truffle and cinnamon alongside big, ripe tannins. A mineral note signals the close. Drink through 2019.
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.