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Castello Banfi Rosso di Montalcino

Wine Details

Varietal

Sangiovese

Style

Red

Region

TuscanyItaly

Wine Description

Castello Banfi Rosso di Montalcino is a wine of noble origins and impressive original thinking. Made from 100% select Sangiovese clones, Rosso di Montalcino is considered Brunello's younger sibling. Rosso di Montalcino is aged less than its elder counterpart - 12 months in wood (half in French oak barrique and half in Slavonian oak casks) followed by at least 6 months in the bottle before release. It is deep ruby-red in color with a dry, round, velvety taste and generous body - characteristics ...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine & Spirits
    Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 04/08