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Brunello di Montalcino, Mocali

Brunello di Montalcino, Mocali
  • 100% estate-owned Sangiovese Grosso grown in galestro soils at an altitude of 400 meters
  • Fermentation in stainless steel followed by aging in large Slavonian oak for one year
  • Transferred to large French oak casks for an additional two years before bottling
Producer:
Vintage:
2016
Country:
Italy
Region:
Tuscany
Appellation:
Brunello di Montalcino
Variety:
Sangiovese
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Sustainable

Press & Reviews

Wine Advocate

Score:
93
Date:
2020-11-30

James Suckling

Score:
92
Date:
2020-11-11
Review:
This is a full-bodied red with juicy red plums, chocolate and bark. Some intriguing ginger and white-pepper notes, too. Lots of fine tannin. Slightly austere at the finish. Tarry undertones. Drink after 2023.

Vinous Media

Score:
90
Date:
2020-11-20

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