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Frescobaldi Castelgiocondo Brunello di Montalcino
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16¾/20

Frescobaldi Castelgiocondo Brunello di Montalcino 2010

Tuscany, ItalyGamey, ash, black cherry, vanilla, peppery, tobacco, smoky, menthol, licorice aromas with a touch of curry leaf. Fresh, round, dry, full palate with fresh acidity and some grainy tannins. Big black cherry, black berry fruit with vanilla, cedar, chocolate, meaty, peppery, ash and licorice flavours. Finish has a bit of cola and blood orange. Good balance and intensity with the ability to improve over the next 3-5 years. Good value in a delicious Brunello.Tasted: 10 February 2016Tasted by: Stuart TobePrices: BC 54.99 BCLS AB 68.00 fine wine shops ON 45.00 LCBO QC 55.00 SK 45.00 SLGA Producer: Tenuta di FrescobaldiDistributors: Dandurand
Grape: SangioveseCSPC: 333989UPC: 8002366089264