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Castello Banfi Rosso di Montalcino 2010 DOC

BEST BUY. This is transparent ruby in color and scented with cocoa and dates. The rich tannins balance a touch of sweetness with light umami notes. It’s balanced in the direction of braised beef. – JG

Date posted: March 21, 2013

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Castello Banfi Rosso di Montalcino 2010 DOC

The 2010 Rosso di Montalcino flows across the palate with layers of lush, expressive fruit. The wine’s minerality comes through on the mid-palate and finish. I very much like the combination of rich fruit and freshness in this lush, textured Rosso. Banfi aged the Rosso in a combination of French oak barrels and casks. Anticipated […]

Date posted: March 8, 2013

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Castello Banfi Rosso di Montalcino 2010 DOC

Here’s the kind of simple Rosso di Montalcino that would pair perfectly with with risotto alla Milanese (with delicate meat flavoring and saffron) or roast pork. It’s a fresh, zesty wine, with bright berry nuances and a clean, sharp mouthfeel. – M.L. (5/1/2012)

Date posted: March 8, 2013

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