(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...
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