Original
13 Ratings
Pieve di Santa Restituta Brunello di Montalcino Sugarille

Wine Details

Region

TuscanyItaly

Wine Description

(2001 Vintage) The unique position and soil structure of the Sugarille vineyard - calcareous clay with a gently sloping southern exposure - give this wine an expressive, powerful character. This is a very special terroir, producing outstanding, long-aging single-vineyard Brunello. Color: Deep ruby. Aroma: Rich, complex aromas of ripe fruit (plums and wild cherries), violets and hints of cloves and tobacco. Taste: Elegant structure and ripe, well-integrated tannins. This wine is normally more austere in yo...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate on 12/06
  • Wine Spectator
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator