2011 Brunello Di Montalcino

Gaja, Pieve Santa Restituta, Tuscany, Italy

Drinking 2017-2024

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Bottle 75cl

Single bottle£50.00

Case of 6 £300.00

Other bottle sizes

Magnum 150cl

Single bottle£107.60

Case of 3 £322.80

Tasting Notes

The grapes for Brunello 2011 come from both the vineyard named Deserti, in the area of Torrenieri - which is located northeast of Montalcino village - and from a selection of Rennina and Sugarille vineyards that surround the church of Santa Restituta - southwest of Montalcino village. Deserti vineyard has a northwest and southwest exposures, and its soil is a well-balanced mix of sand, clay and tuff. The area is windy and characterized by significant night-and-day temperature variation. The 2011 Brunello opens with a bouquet of wildflowers and red berries, followed by fresh balsamic notes, notably sweet liquorice and thyme. The palate is very clean, with flavours of fresh plum and red cherry, well integrated wood aromas and silky tannins.

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Tuscany, Italy

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