Maestro opens with fruit and balsamic aromas of red currant, grilled pepper and Mediterranean herbs. The palate is still quite tight and closed, but reveals soft flavors of plum, black cherry, espresso and nutmeg. This needs a little more time to open up, so give it a few more years in the cellar.
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.