(2005 Vintage) 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 ...
Wine Spectator(2002 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/04.
Wine Spectator(2004 Vintage) Rating: 85/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/06
Wine Spectator(1995 Vintage) Rating: 85/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/30/97
Wine Spectator(2000 Vintage)