Aromas of blue flower, ripe plum, new leather and menthol take center stage on this firmly structured red. The elegant palate delivers ripe blackberry, red cherry, vanilla, licorice and pipe tobacco while firm fine-grained provide polished support. Drink 2019–2030.
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.