Aromas of citrus blossom, mature pear and ripe peach follow through to the juicy palate along with apricot, pineapple and a mineral note. A hint of bitter almond closes the finish. It's extremely enjoyable and surprisingly fresh for the hot vintage.
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.