GAJA Brunello di Montalcino, Pieve Santa Restituta 2015/16 Bottle - NO DISC
Red Still Wine | Italy | Tuscany | Montalcino | 75cl
£59.95 / £359.70 case
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Closure Type: Cork
Wine Style: Full Bodied
The 2015 Brunello di Montalcino normale is a riper and more expressive creation, quite darkly fruited but ultimately much less introverted than the bigger Brunello Crus of Rennina and Sugarille. Packed full of dark wild cherries, black plums, sweet cherry tobacco, cherry cola, liquorice, botanical spices and menthol nuances all wrapped around a substantial frame of sweet polished tannins. Ideally this wine needs another few years in bottle, but it is always difficult to resist this wine’s inviting sense of opulence, poise and harmony on release. Another fantastic release for the Gaja fine wine empire.
(Wine Safari Score: 95+/100 Greg Sherwood MW)