Alluring scents of crushed aromatic herb, dark spice and a whiff of wild rose lead the nose. It's firmly structured and linear, offering sour cherry, blood orange, sage, star anise and a hint of espresso alongside firm, rather drying tannins and vibrant acidity. Drink 2021–2028.
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.