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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Poggio di Sotto

Region:

Italy

Appellation:

Brunello di Montalcino

Grape Type:

Sangiovese

Brunello di Montalcino, Riserva, 2012

6x75cl £1,300.00

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Tasting Note:

A strict cellar selection that is whittled down to a production of one cask, yielding 1000 bottles. The wine is then kept a year longer in cask than the regular Brunello, a total of five years. Powerful and structured yet melt in the mouth and velvety. A gripping, muscular attack soon melts into an intense burst of heady fruit that glides across the palate . Rich, enveloping flavours of forest berry, griotte and bramble with notes of kirsch and undergrowth echoing on the long finish.

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