Wild berry, grilled herb, violet and rose aromas come together in the glass. The full-bodied, savory palate doles out ripe, red cherry, crushed raspberry, white pepper, sage and mocha accompanied by velvety tannins and surprising freshness for the vintage. An orange zest note bolsters the 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: email@example.com.