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Frescobaldi Castelgiocondo Brunello di Montalcino
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16¾/20

Frescobaldi Castelgiocondo Brunello di Montalcino 2005

Tuscany, ItalyLiquorice, peppery, blackberry, prune nose with floral, black olive, tobacco, smoky thyme and barnyard aromas. Dry, full, warm and juicy palate. Blackberry, black cherry, coffee, leather, licorice, thyme, and dark chocolate flavours with a savoury, peppery finish. A bit chunky right now, will benefit from 2-4 years further aging.Tasted: 23 March 2011Tasted by: Anthony Gismondi and Stuart TobePrices: BC 55.00 specialty listing AB 68.00 fine wine shops ON 54.00 specialty listing QC 55.00 Producer: Tenuta di FrescobaldiDistributors: Dandurand
Grape: SangioveseCSPC: 333989UPC: 8002366989267