Notes of forest floor, grilled herb, scorched earth and ripe blackberry lead the nose. The soft palate offers fleshy black cherry, licorice, roasted hazelnut, coffee and a hint of sage alongside subdued but drying tannins. Drink through 2021.
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.