2004 Brunello Di Montalcino
A classic vintage, wonderfully perfumed and majestically refined
Just a few days after they harvested their grapes in 2004, producers of Brunello di Montalcino were speaking of a fantastic vintage. Many made comparisons to 1997, a benchmark year in Tuscany and one whose reds are still of excellent quality today.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands March 23, 2009.