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Brunello di Montalcino, Cerbaiona (Molinari) 2013

SubregionBrunello di Montalcino
Grape VarietySangiovese

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Cs Bts Price IB GBP Per Score
Italy2013Brunello di Montalcino, Cerbaiona (Molinari)BT301,200.0012 36133.33333333333Brunello, Cerbaiona (Molinari)0.75
Italy2013Brunello di Montalcino, Cerbaiona (Molinari)MG02210.00bt 2140Brunello, Cerbaiona (Molinari)1.5
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Tasting Notes

Cask sample 1: Lustrous mid ruby with orange tinges. Still a little progress, but finer on the nose than the 2012. Subtle cherry and a hint of tea leaves. Proper Burgundian in style, think Marroneto but with added ripeness. Spectacular balance and ends on austere tannins. This just needs more time but is already exciting.
Cask sample 2: A shade deeper. More slumbering and with a little more concentration on the nose than cask sample 1. Intense, ripe raspberry and oatmeal notes. Juicy and almost a little racy, and with firmer tannins than sample 1, and a touch bitter at this stage. Shares breed and elegance with no 1, even if the tannins are more upfront. Yet the length and elegance are impressive.

Walter Speller, JancisRobinson.com, March 2016
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