Ricasoli Brunello di Montalcino Torre della Trappola 2011

100% Sangiovese

Rich hints of tobacco and spices, elegant on the nose. Pleasant fresh feel, soft texture on the mouth. Notes of cherries, spices, liquorice. Balanced tannins and long mineral finish.

92 pts – Wine Spectator

$62.95

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Ricasoli is the most representative wine producer in the Chianti Classico area. With its gentle hills, velvety valleys and thick woodlands of oaks and chestnuts, the 1,200 hectares of property include almost 240 hectares of vineyards and 26 of olive groves.

This small production of Brunello di Montalcino comes from selected grapes grown in the vineyards located on the southeast facing slopes of the production area, which are vinified using the most modern cellaring techniques. The production plant is manual as to obtain low yields per hectare.

This wine has 12 months in French oak and 14 months in Slavonian oak. A further 6 months of bottle ageing follows.

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