This Nobile is produced from fruit harvested exclusively from Carpineto's Montepulciano Estate. The ethereal bouquet shows elegant notes of violet and toasted oak nuances. Bold fruit flavors envelope the palate with a velvety, elegant texture and long finish, it is dry and full in style. This Riserva benefits from extensive barrel aging for 18-24 months, followed by 12 months in bottle.
92 POINTS, Wine Spectator. "Blackberry, plum, coffee, smoke, iron and tar flavors mingle with the pointed tannins in this distinctive red. Complex and long..."
This fine Chianti, made by the Bandinelli brothers, is made in an ancient cellar that hasn’t changed since the Renaissance. This is a wine of rustic country beauty. Broad-shouldered, with hearty tannin and acidity and a dark, earthy quality to...
A "baby Brunello." This Rosso di Montalcino is from younger vines and is made to drink young. This Sangiovese is medium bodied but with good concentration. Elegant and old-world, it is well balanced with a mix of red berries, violets,...
91 POINTS, James Suckling formally of Wine Spectator. "Very beautiful and perfumed with floral and fresh cherry character. Medium-bodied, silky and creamy with a lovely finish. A Brunello to drink now."