A pure and refreshing expression of sangiovese from southern Tuscany. Vivid cherry fruit dominates along with a woodsy dark streak that is subtle and soulful in a very elegant and understated manner. The wine sees no barrel treatment, which allows the purity of fruit to shine. Natural fermentation and bottled unfiltered.
This is small production and traditional wine-making at its best. Biodynamic.
98 POINTS, The Wine Advocate. "The Marchesi Antinori 2018 Tignanello is quite the dapper and jovial wine and I love the optimism that springs bright with such clarity and detail from within this blend of Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet...
Awesome Tuscan value! Think mini Super Tuscan with a richness that is balanced by earthy, elegant, fresh red fruit and spice. A lot of wine for the money here. Pair with with a meat-lovers pizza for pure joy!
94 POINTS, The Wine Advocate. "The wine's bouquet reveals classic Brunello characteristics of wild berry, forest floor, pressed rose petal, crushed stone and spice. You also get those typical balsam and herbal tones that are so specific to Montalcino. In...