Banfi – Brunello di Montalcino DOCG

R805.00

Estate vineyards on the southern hills of Montalcino. The grapes are grown in stony, calcareous and well-structured soil at an altitude of 720 feet above sea level.

A meticulous grape selection is followed by vinification with skin contact for 10-12 days. Released in the 5th year after harvest, the wine is aged for a minimum of 4 years, including 2 years in oak barrels of various sizes, mainly French oak barriques and partly in Slavonian oak casks.

Intense ruby red with garnet reflections. Ethereal bouquet, violet, vanilla with hints of licorice. Full, soft, velvety, with traces of spice.

Food Pairing: Perfect with red meats, wild game and aged cheeses.

27 in stock

Product Size: 750 ml
SKU: BANF/BDM/2016 Categories: , ,

Description

Estate vineyards on the southern hills of Montalcino. The grapes are grown in stony, calcareous and well-structured soil at an altitude of 720 feet above sea level.

A meticulous grape selection is followed by vinification with skin contact for 10-12 days. Released in the 5th year after harvest, the wine is aged for a minimum of 4 years, including 2 years in oak barrels of various sizes, mainly French oak barriques and partly in Slavonian oak casks.

Intense ruby red with garnet reflections. Ethereal bouquet, violet, vanilla with hints of licorice. Full, soft, velvety, with traces of spice.

Food Pairing: Perfect with red meats, wild game and aged cheeses.

Additional information

Wine Region

Toscana / Tuscany

Appellation

Brunello di Montalcino DOCG

Wine Estate

Castello Banfi

Wine Cultivar

Sangiovese

Vintage

2016

Food Pairing

Cheese – Hard Matured (24+month Parmigiano and similar), Game Meat, Pasta with Meat Sauce, Roasted Vegetables

Size

750 ml

Wine Style

Elegant, Full-bodied, Spicy

Suggested for

Cellaring / Collecting, Classic Wines, Gift Idea

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