2005 Mastro Janni Brunello di Montalcino

My second wine at Enoteca Antica is a Brunello even though I went from a huge Amarone to a more delicate Brunello. This wine shows baking spice, anise, and tart berries and a touch of tobacco. This is a more traditional brunello which tends to show more earthy tones than fruit. There is leather, dirt, and a hint of white pepper and the tapers nicely in your mouth. (B)

One response to this post.

  1. Oh my, another great wine tasting adventure! Enoteca Antica looks like fun.

    Must have Italian wine tasting upon your return…….


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