Aromas of coconut, plum and a balsamic note open this densely concentrated wine. The compacted palate offers blackberry, prune, nutmeg and graphite alongside robust, velvety tannins and the warmth of alcohol. A licorice note marks the close.
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.