2012 Brunello di Montalcino, Tenute Silvio Nardi, Tuscany, Italy
Every once in a while I taste a Brunello di Montalcino which really hits the spot. Regular readers will know that I am most sceptical about this grand style of Tuscan red wine. I abhor over-oaked or hot (in alcohol terms) versions and the dark, sump oil, super-extracted styles upset me greatly, too. Brunello should have […]
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