This offers aromas of exotic spice, fragrant blue flower, dark-skinned fruit and menthol. On the savory palate, taut fine-grained tannins support mature black cherry, blood orange, licorice, vanilla and hint of game while fresh acidity lends tension. Drink 2023–2030.
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.