Italy - Toscane
Caprili
Brunello di Montalcino - 2013
 
SAQ distribution :   11334065
Price :   $49.75
Format :   750 mL
Alcohol level :   15%
btl/cs :   12
availability :   in stock
 

Varietal :  

100% Sangiovese
 

Specifications :  

Red wine
 

Winemaking :  

- Variety : Sangiovese 100%
- Age of vines : 12-25 years
- Yield of vines : 6000 kg/ha
- Irrigation : none
- Harvest : manual
- Fermentation : stainless steel during 18 days
- Maturation : 3 years in old Slovanian oak barrels. Fining in bottle during 4 months. With the lees. Malolactic fermentation.
- Type of yeast : indigenous
- Fining : lightly filtered
- Cellar : 10+ years
- Decanting : 3+ hours
 

Tasting :  

"Aromas of blackberry, with hints of chocolate and orange peel, lead to a full body, with tight tannins, bright acidity, a silky texture and a clean finish." - Wine Spectator JS
 

Food and wine pairing :  

Lamb, game, red grilled or roasted meat. Strong cheese.
 

Press review :  

Vintage 13
  • James Suckling : 94

Vintage 12

  • Wine Spectator: 94
  • James Suckling : 94
  • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 89

Vintage 11

  • Wine Spectator: 93
  • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 90
  • James Suckling : 93

Vintage 10

  • Wine Spectator: 94
  • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 93
  • James Suckling : 94
  • Jancis Robinson: 16/20

Vintage 09

  • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 92+
  • James Suckling : 91
  • Wine Spectator: 90
  • International Wine Cellar: 91
  • Gambero Rosso: 2 bicchieri

Vintage 08

  • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 92
  • Wine Spectator : 90

Vintage 07

  • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 94

Vintage 06

  • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 92
  • Gambero Rosso 2012: 3 bicchieri
  • Decanter : 5 stars

Vintage 05

  • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 91 (avr. 10)
  • Wine Spectator: 90 (ju. 10)

Vintage 04
         • Wine Spectator: 90 (web 2009)
         • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 92 (juin 09)

Vintage 03
         • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 90 (avr. 08)

Vintage 01
         • Wine Spectator: 92 (avr. 06)
         • Vins et Vignobles : **** (fév-mars 2007)

 
 
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