Casanova di Neri Tenuta Nuova Brunello di Montalcino 2015

Sangiovese

750 mL bottle  |   VINTAGES#:  85241
$143.00
RP
98+
Casanova di Neri Tenuta Nuova Brunello di Montalcino 2015 from LCBO
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    Giacomo Neri and his family have crafted a wine that impresses from the first sip forward (especially when the wine is given ample time to open). The Casanova di Neri 2015 Brunello di Montalcino Tenuta Nuova must be treated with patience, and that patience is returned with many great rewards. Blackberry, plum and summer cherry are slowly folded into lasting flavors of spice, leather and beautiful balsam or medical herb. These are always a distinctive signature of this estate. The aromas flow with seamless transitions, and that fluid and ever-changing nature of the bouquet is what helps to build intensity and staying power. Fruit is harvested from a south- and southeast-facing slope at 250 to 300 meters above sea level. The soils are mixed loosely with crushed rock, allowing access to air and moisture. Indeed, pretty mineral accents appear as the wine takes on more air in the glass. What stands out most in this Brunello is the quality of the bouquet that is rigid and firm, yet not excessively so. You feel the structural texture of the wine as it sits firmly over the palate, yet there is mobility and softness to its many moving parts. I tasted this wine at various intervals over a 24-hour period. Drink date: 2022-2045. Score - 98+. (Monica Larner, robertparker.com, Jan. 31, 2020)

    PRODUCT DETAILS

    Release Date:
    December 3, 2020
    750 mL bottle
    Alcohol/Vol:
    14.5%
    Made In:
    Tuscany, Italy
    By:
    Azienda Agraria Casanova Di Neri
    Sugar Content:
    3 g/L
    Sweetness Descriptor:
    XD - Extra Dry
    Style:
    Full-bodied & Firm
    Varietal:
    Sangiovese

    PRODUCT DETAILS

    Release Date:
    December 3, 2020
    750 mL bottle
    Alcohol/Vol:
    14.5%
    Made In:
    Tuscany, Italy
    By:
    Azienda Agraria Casanova Di Neri
    Sugar Content:
    3 g/L
    Sweetness Descriptor:
    XD - Extra Dry
    Style:
    Full-bodied & Firm
    Varietal:
    Sangiovese
    RATINGS & REVIEWS

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