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Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 2013 DOCG

Cherry and plum flavors highlight this well-structured red, along with notes of leather, earth and wild herbs. Firms up as the dense tannins come into play on the finish. Best from 2022 through 2037. 48,350 cases made. –BS Issue Jun 30, 2018

Date posted: August 1, 2018

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Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 2013 DOCG

‘Best in Show – Red Wine’ AND ‘Wine of the Year – Foreign’        – Describing Banfi Brunello (and the Domestic Wine of the Year), competition director Robert Whitley wrote “Both wines are red, and both impressed the judges and the competition directors, including yours truly, with their remarkable structure and complexity. On a personal note, […]

Date posted: June 8, 2018

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Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 2013 DOCG

Forest floor, wild berry, coffee and toasted oak aromas come together on this. The medium-bodied palate is on the lean side, offering sour cherry, tobacco leaf, espresso and a saline note alongside lithe tannins. Drink 2020–2028.

Date posted: May 7, 2018

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Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 2013 DOCG

Castello Banfi’s 2013 Brunello di Montalcino denotes riper and softer fruit than most of its peers in this vintage. This historic estate is located in the southern quadrant of the appellation, where temperatures are a few degrees warmer on average. You don’t always taste that difference in ripeness, but for some reason, it comes forward […]

Date posted: March 23, 2018

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Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 2013 DOCG

This really explodes with ripe fruit such as dried strawberries and cranberries as well as leather and tobacco. Full body with lots of round tannins but fresh acidity and a long, remarkably savory finish. Drink now or hold. Publish Date: Friday, March 2, 2018

Date posted: March 23, 2018

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