Violet and underbrush aromas lead on the nose of this wine, with glimmers of violet and ripe plum. The palate has wild cherry, mint and spice flavors, dusted with a hint of espresso. This is well-balanced and fresh, and should develop complexity over the next few years.
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.