Brunello di Montalcino DOCG 2016

    Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona | Tuscany
    Az. Agr. Ciacci Piccolomini | Loc. Molinello | IT 53024 Castellnuovo

    Brunello di Montalcino DOCG 2016

    In the dream year 2016, the winery offers us an extremely tasty and juicy representative, which carries the spirit of Montalcino from the first to the last sip. Fine sage and mint notes round off the warm, ripe and extremely rich fruit bouquet beautifully. The palate is prancing with a fine red berry acid wire underpinned by a great velvety texture. On the other hand, it is a taut, precise and particularly fresh Brunello that delights us at a young age. SUPERIORE.DE

    "Bright, elegant ruby red. Nose of ripe cherry, a hint of blood orange and noble spice. Opens on the palate with fine sweetness and balanced play, warm and clear with pithy tannin and fine pressure." Falstaff

    "The 2016 Brunello di Montalcino from Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona places savory herbs, exotic spice and earth tones above ripeness of fruit. It’s decidedly dark and brooding on the nose, lifted by hints of fresh-picked mint and sage. There are depths of velvety textures in the mouth, offset by a tactile mix of tart wild berries, minerals and zesty acidity which adds vibrancy in spite of the tannic heft and primary intensity found here. The 2016 finishes with a monolithic feel, still wound up tightly in its youthful state but also promising many years of positive evolution in our cellars. This is gorgeous and a great value for age-worthy Brunello." Vinous

    "Lots of red and blue fruit to this, evolving into wet leaves, freshly turned soil and brewed tea. Light herbal notes. Sweet cherries, too. It's full bodied with silky, firm tannins. More minerality and tea notes on the finish. Elegant and driven." James Suckling

    "The 2016 Brunello di Montalcino (with 56,000 bottles made) shows bold cherry, spice, crushed stone and balsam herb that come together in seamless fashion. This estate has honed a unique style that becomes a common theme traced to each new vintage. I'd describe it as delicate but also succulent with a rich and almost pulpy quality of fruit. The wine is fueled by the golden light that hits this part of Tuscany in those last hours of the day. Here is a wine that shows spirit of place." Robert Parker

    47,90 €

    09712416 · 0,75 l · 63,87 €/l · Price (DE) incl. VAT, excl. Shippingavailable immediately

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    Product Details
    • Wine Classics: Brunello
    • Grape Variety: 100% Sangiovese
    • Cultivation: close to nature
    • Expansion: 24 months oak barrel
    • Development: wooden barrel
    • Vegan Clearing: yes
    • Filtration: yes
    • Alcohol Content: 15,00 % vol
    • Total Extract: 32,55 g/l
    • Total Acidity: 5,79 g/l
    • Residual Sugar: 1,35 g/l
    • Sulfite: 89 mg/l
    • ph-Value: 3,44
    • Closure: natural cork
    • Serving Temperature: 18-20 °C
    • Storage Potential: 2039+
    • Allergen Note: contains sulphites
    Character
    • Strong / spicy / earthy
    • Wine for Meditation
    • Wine for Fireplace/Tobacco Lovers
    Fits to:
    • Light Meat
    • Risotto
    stored air-conditioned

    Reviews for Brunello di Montalcino DOCG 2016

    (1)

    09.04.2021

    Wie in jedem Jahr perfekt. Preis / Genuss - Verhältnis stimmt voll!

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