Castello Banfi Poggio alle Mura 2013 Brunello di Montalcino DOCG

  • Varietal 100%
  • Vintages
  • Tech Info
    • Alcohol 13.4 %
    • Acidity 5.7 g/l
    • Residual Sugar 1.3 g/l
  • Region Tuscany
  • Vineyards A cru of select vineyards immediately surrounding the medieval Castello Banfi, historically known as Poggio alle Mura (the walled hilltop), in the southern part of Montalcino.
  • Winemaking Fermented in stainless steel with traditional maceration. Aged for a minimum of four years, including at least 24 months in oak (90% in French barriques and 10% in Slavonian casks) and 24 months bottle aging before release.
  • Tasting Notes Color: Deep ruby red, tending toward garnet. Bouquet: Violets, sweet ripe red fruits and berries, as well as cigar box and spices. Taste: Flavors of plums, cherries, blackberry jam and raspberries, with just a hint of wood. Well-structured with extraordinary concentration of fruit. Supple tannins and long finish.
  • Food Pairing Ideal with red meat, savory game, and aged cheeses.
  • Additional Notes 100% Sangiovese, select Banfi clones.
    pair this wine with the following recipes by chef nick stellino:
Castello Banfi Poggio alle Mura Brunello di Montalcino red wine bottle from Tuscany, Italy