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Magazine Archives: June 30, 2002

The Greatest Brunellos Ever

A 99-point vintage proves why Montalcino is best for Sangiovese
James Suckling
Issue: June 30, 2002

The one Italian wine you must buy this year is 1997 Brunello di Montalcino. The 1997 Brunellos are the biggest, boldest and baddest reds ever to come out of the majestic vineyards surrounding the medieval Tuscan town of Montalcino.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands June 30, 2002.

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