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Caprili Brunello di Montalcino 2017

$90

Red cherry, strawberry, rose and underbrush aromas and flavors introduce this solidly structured red, which is driven as much by lively acidity as dense tannins. Overall this feels balanced, finishing with focused fruit, mineral and earth elements. Best from 2025 through 2042. 3,600 cases made, 2,400 cases imported.

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Wine Type and Color

Red Still

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Jun 30, 2022

Summary

Grape

Sangiovese

The name Sangiovese comes from the Latin sanguis Jovis, meaning "blood of Jove." Its color mirrors its etymology: The wines range from brick red to copper-tinged, and can be quite concentrated. Although the grape is originally from southern Italy, the central region of Tuscany boasts the best Sangiovese wines in the world. It is the most widely planted grape variety in the country.

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$90

Caprili Brunello di Montalcino 2017

Red cherry, strawberry, rose and underbrush aromas and flavors introduce this solidly structured red, which is driven as much by lively acidity as dense tannins. Overall this feels balanced, finishing with focused fruit, mineral and earth elements. Best from 2025 through 2042. 3,600 cases made, 2,400 cases imported.

Details

Wine Type and Color

Red Still

Magazine Issue

Jun 30, 2022

Summary

Grape

Sangiovese

The name Sangiovese comes from the Latin sanguis Jovis, meaning "blood of Jove." Its color mirrors its etymology: The wines range from brick red to copper-tinged, and can be quite concentrated. Although the grape is originally from southern Italy, the central region of Tuscany boasts the best Sangiovese wines in the world. It is the most widely planted grape variety in the country.

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