2007 Brunello di Montalcino Riserva

2007 Brunello di Montalcino Riserva

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2007 Brunello di Montalcino Riserva

Grapes / Soils

Planted in 1970 & 2001 Galestro from cretacic era. Organically poor but rich in lithoid components.

The Wine

Winemaker's Notes
  • The Riserva is an intense ruby red, with garnet hues.
  • It`s bouquet is usually evolved and austere, with hints of wild berries, leather, and roasted coffee.
  • In the mouth it has a fully developed rich structure, and is very elegant and smooth thanks to its rich tannins.
  • It is extremely well balanced and rounded, with a persistent silky finish.
Wine Summary
  • Made from grapes.
  • Vine age – planted in 1970 & 2001.
  • Grown on soils of Galestro from cretacic era.
  • Organically poor but rich in lithoid components.
  •  Fermented in stainless steel tanks.
  • Aged in French tonneaux, new Slavonian oak barrels, and the bottle.
  • Aged for 1 year in the French tonneaux, 25 years in the Slavonian oak, and 15 years in the bottle.
Miscellaneous

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