Chopped herb, pine, forest floor and balsamic notes follow through to the palate, rich in vibrant red cherry, cranberry, star anise and white pepper notes. It's still tightly wound, with compact tannins and fresh acidity. Give it time to develop more depth and complexity. Drink 2022–2032.
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.