Brunello di Montalcino Banfi 2017

The Brunello by Banfi is an intense and elegant expression from Montalcino from Sangiovese grapes. The intense and rich bouquet is composed by fruity, ethereal and spicy tones. The taste is rich and intense, with smooth tannins and a long pleasant finish

33.00 € 40.00 € - 18%
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Brunello di Montalcino DOCG

Grape varieties

Sangiovese 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Tuscany (Italy)

Alcohol content

14.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Grapes from 170 hectared of vines in the Southern Montalcino at 220 m above sea level, in sandy and calcareous soil. Yeld of 65 q/ha

Vinification

Alcoholic fermentation and maceration in wooden vats for 10-12 days

Aging

24 months in big oak barrels and in French barriques

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

James Suckling
2016
95 / 100
Robert Parker
2016
94 / 100
Bibenda
2015

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
When to open
To enjoy it at its best, we recommend you to let the wine 'breathe' at least 15-30 minutes before serving
Glass
Ballon
Ballon

Perfect for robust, full-bodied and intense red wines, which require intense oxygenation to disclose all their deep and complex aromas and enhance the evolution in the glass

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can cellar it for over 5 years

RED WINE BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO BANFI 2017 DESCRIPTION

Colour Intense red ruby with garnet shadows

Scent Rich bouquet of jam of red fruits, sweet spices, underbrush and etheral sensation

Taste Full-bodied, deep, smooth, intense and persistence

producer: Banfi

Main wines
Brunello di Montalcino, Rosso di Montalcino
Foundation year
1978
Hectares of vineyards
850
Annual production
10.000.000 bt
Enologist
Rudy Buratti
Address
Castello di Poggio alle Mura - 53024 Montalcino (SI)

Perfect to drink with

  • Red Meat Stew
  • Game
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese