Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 2012 DOCG

  • Varietal 100%
  • Vintages
  • Tech Info
    • Alcohol 13 %
    • Acidity 5.6 g/l
    • Residual Sugar 0.5 g/l
  • Region Tuscany
  • Vineyards Estate vineyards on the southern hills of Montalcino. The grapes are grown in stony, calcareous and well-structured soil at an altitude of 720 feet above sea level.
  • Winemaking A meticulous grape selection is followed by vinification with skin contact for 10-12 days. Released in the 5th year after harvest, the wine is aged for a minimum of 4 years, including 2 years in oak barrels of various sizes, mainly French oak barriques and partly in Slavonian oak casks.
  • Tasting Notes Color: Intense ruby red with garnet reflections. Bouquet: Ethereal, violet, vanilla with hints of licorice. Taste: Full, soft, velvety, with traces of spice.
  • Food Pairing Perfect with red meats, wild game and aged cheeses.
  • Additional Notes 100% Sangiovese, select clones.
Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino red wine from Tuscany, Italy