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Carpineto Brunello di Montalcino Riserva 2016

$135

Opulent and round, boasting cherry, blackberry, plum, iron, tobacco and menthol notes. Fresh, with a broad matrix of tannins shoring it all up and, along with the vibrant acidity, extending the finish. Best from 2025 through 2045. 600 cases made, 300 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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$135

Carpineto Brunello di Montalcino Riserva 2016

Opulent and round, boasting cherry, blackberry, plum, iron, tobacco and menthol notes. Fresh, with a broad matrix of tannins shoring it all up and, along with the vibrant acidity, extending the finish. Best from 2025 through 2045. 600 cases made, 300 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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Overhead photo of various ingreidnets that make up the grape

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