To hear four top Italian producers and Wine Spectator European bureau chief James Suckling tell it, Brunello di Montalcino is a love affair, not a beverage. The eight pure Sangiovese wines poured were variously described as beautiful women, a hunky guy and a cause for jealousy in a girlfriend.
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