Truffle, violet, underbrush and woodland berry aromas emerge on this elegant wine along with a whiff of new leather. On the smooth structured palate, firm refined tannins wrap around raspberry compote, black cherry, anise and tobacco while fresh acidity provides balance. Drink 2023–2028.
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.