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2016 Uccelliera - Brunello di Montalcino
$72.99
750ml | SKU 86721
57 Available
VM
96+


The 2016 Brunello di Montalcino blends richness, ripeness and refinement to create a model of total balance.
Ratings and Reviews

The 2016 Brunello di Montalcino blends richness, ripeness and refinement to create a model of total balance. At first, it’s dark, earthy and herbal; yet with time in the glass, a massive wave of black cherry, raspberry, sage and a grounding note of undergrowth comes forward. In the mouth, it coats all that it touches in silky, cool-toned textures, giving way to ripe red/black fruits complemented by spiced citrus, as nuances of lavender and tobacco form. While this feels round and pliant throughout, fine-grain tannins slowly saturate, sneaking up and reminding you of just how young the 2016 really is today. Hints of baker’s chocolate, licorice and a twang of tart blackberry resonate - wow, does it ever end?

Eric Guido - Vinous Media 96+
Producer
Country
Italy
Region
Toscana
Appellation
Brunello di Montalcino
Type
Red
Variety
Sangiovese

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