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Frescobaldi Castelgiocondo Brunello di Montalcinotext

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$55.00750mlspecialty listing
AB$68.00750mlfine wine shops
ON$54.00750mlspecialty listing
Producer: Tenuta di FrescobaldiDistributors: Dandurand
Grape: SangioveseCSPC: 333989UPC: 8002366989267