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2006 Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino
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46 Ratings
2006 Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino

Wine Description

Aged for a total of up to four years, including a minimum of two years in oak barrels, Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino is a wine of robust character. It possesses a rich garnet color, and a depth, complexity and opulence that is softened by an elegant, lingering aftertaste.

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Aged for a total of up to four years, including a minimum of two years in oak barrels, Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino is a wine of robust character. It possesses a rich garnet color, and a depth, complexity and opulence that is softened by an elegant, lingering aftertaste.

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    layne30

    JS95 RP92 WE92 WS95 Gleicht einem Juwel. Das fand auch der Wine Spectator 2009. Die Kritiker schleuderten vor Wonne ihre Hüte in die Luft und bejubelten dessen fabelhafte Aromen. Im Glas erwartet uns farblich ein tiefes Rubinrot mit leichtem Granatschimmer. Das Bukett wirkt ätherisch und voll.

    about 1 year
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    dennis_p

    smooth, no tanins. light red. pairs well with pork or seafood. very drinkable. no food required. goes with cioppino as well

    about 3 years
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    mfc

    fruity for me. great color and nose. needs a bit of times structured tannins off balance the wine

    12 months
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    jqspy

    favourite of the night beating wines from other continents. good representation of Bdm 2004.

    over 2 years
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    jbaker59

    purchased 7/10 in montalcino for $35, WS 93 rating, US price $60.

    almost 4 years
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    Rodrigo Vicentini

    94 pontos

    4 months
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    tomprero

    ny ravintola kesä '10

    about 3 years
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    Fellow Drync'er

    Drink after 2010

    over 4 years
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    fastrichie

    92

    about 2 years
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    Fellow Drync'er

    Excellent.

    over 4 years
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    Fellow Drync'er

    Bin 9

    over 4 years
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    Fellow Drync'er

    GOOD

    almost 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Vintage Chart
    Rating for Italy-Tuscany: 86 (slightly better than average year)

    Drinkability: quite possibly over the hill
  • Vintage Chart
    Rating for Italy-Tuscany: 96 (excellent)

    Drinkability: too young, let it sit