After a few swirls of the glass, this reveals mouthwatering aromas of wild berry, dark culinary spice and a light balsamic note. It's soft, smooth and totally accessible, with juicy black cherry, licorice and black pepper flavors framed in polished tannins.
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.