Altesino Brunello Di Montalcino 2008, Docg

Sangiovese Sangiovese
Tuscany, Italy

$58.00 (Agent)

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Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

Altesino makes classic Brunello in the true sense of the word. The bouquets wafts out of the glass even now at young...

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Treve Ring
Treve Ring

Savoury cured salami, leather, dried cherry, black raspberry, sea salt and a skiff of iodine over structured, but...

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Craig Pinhey
Craig Pinhey

Leathery and earthy aromatics, alongside Old World blue cheese and dark cherry, mark this as a seriously good wine...

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Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

Altesino is one of the top producers of Brunello and this is a fine example from the 2008 vintage. Expect aromas of...

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Rhys Pender, MW
Rhys Pender, MW

A very complex and interesting wine with an intriguing nose full of earth, spice and ripe blueberry and dried plum....

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Altesino's 2008 Brunello offers a one-dimensional expression of ribeena/blueberry on the nose, along with a somewhat...

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