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Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 2007 DOCG

The 2007 Brunello di Montalcino bursts from the glass with a textured fabric of dark red berries, licorice, spices, tobacco and leather. Layers of fruit continue to build as the wine blossoms in every direction. Flowers, spices and leather reappear on the silky finish. The Brunello was aged in casks and smaller French oak barrels. […]

Date posted: March 8, 2013

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Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 2007 DOCG

Garnet-ruby in color, with hues of amber at the rim. Oak tones of spice and toasted nut still need time to integrate. The wine is bright and slightly astringent, with a firm, polished disposition, but has nice fruit tones of currant and cassis. Give it a few more years in the cellar. – M.L. (1/2012)

Date posted: March 7, 2013

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