Marchesi de' Frescobaldi Brunello di Montalcino Castelgiocondo 2007
|Appellation||Brunello di Montalcino|
|Brand||Marchesi de' Frescobaldi|
Wine EnthusiastFrom Tuscany's celebrated Frescobaldi wine family, Brunello Castelgiocondo opens with dark, inky concentration and bold aromas of pressed rose, black cherry, exotic spice, leather and unsweetened chocolate. It is very beautifully put together with ample intensity, balance, complexity and silkiness on the finish.
Wine AdvocateThe 2007 Brunello di Montalcino Castelgiocondo is a rich, explosive wine endowed with generous fruit and an extroverted personality to match. Black cherries, flowers, licorice and spices are woven together nicely in this deep, layered Brunello. The 2007 will appeal most to readers who appreciate the lush, fruit-driven side of Brunello. This is very well done but falls just a bit short of being viscerally thrilling. Anticipated maturity: 2015-2025.