Brunello di Montalcino, Il Poggione

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Tasting Note

A fabulous example of Italy's most famous red wine, from a top-notch producer. Lovely ripe red fruit on the nose, with hints of wood, leather and asphalt. There's loads happening on the palate: broad, plushy, generous texture surrounding a tight core of tannin, acidity and concentrated flavours in the middle. Complex finish with alluring spices, cardamom, dried rose petals, liquorice and molasses. Fabulous! Drink 2020-2035+

                      - Tom King, Fine Wine Manager

 

"One of the most reasonably priced, cellar-worthy wines in the world"

                      - Antonio Galloni, The Wine Advocate

 

"In many respects, there is no better Brunello di Montalcino than Il Poggione. This statement may surprise some, but given the stellar level of quality here, ... the wine's track record for ageability, and the pristine reputation of the estate, it is logical enough."

                      - Ian D'Agata, Vinous.com

Product Information

  • Red Wine

  • Red - Richly Textured & Full Bodied

  • Il Poggione

  • Italy

  • Tuscany

  • Sangiovese

  • 2014

  • Can be drunk now but will keep very well

  • 75cl

  • Cork

  • 14.5%

  • Yes

  • Red meats, game, mature cheeses.

Winemaking

The winery's oldest vineyards, planted between 150 and 450 metres (490 - 1475 ft) above sea level. Cordon spur and "doppio capovolto". Harvested by hand. 15 - 20 days "submerged cap" fermentation in stainless steel tanks with indigenous yeasts at a controlled temperature 25/28 °C (77/82 F). Malolactic fermentation in stainless steel. 36 months in large French oak barrels (30 - 50 hl or 872 -1373 Gallon) followed by a long bottle aging.

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Our free in-store collection service is available on via our website, or can be arranged by calling us on 01225 322810. Orders will be available for collection from the Great Western Wine Shop, Unit 3-4, Wells Road, Bath, BA2 3AP only. Please be aware handling time can be up to 48 hours (business hours) from point of ordering. You will be notified by the Customer Service team when your order is ready for collection. When collecting your order, please ensure you bring a valid photo ID, card used for payment along with a copy of your order. This can be a printed copy or you can show a copy of the email confirmation on your phone or tablet. If you are unable to collect your order within 30 days of purchase, your order will be cancelled and payment refunded.

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