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Banfi Brunello Di Montalcino 2012 Wine Review

Banfi Brunello Di Montalcino 2012

Banfi Brunello Di Montalcino 2012

Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $29.95

Drink: 2017-2021

Bottle size: 375 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Banfi

Agent: Authentic Wine & Spirits Merchants

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This Banfi Brunello Di Montalcino 2012 was reviewed on October 4, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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This Brunello Di Montalcino from the Tuscany wine region is mouth-watering with grippy tannins. Banfi (2012) is black fruit compote with a toasty oak finish. The wine needs cellar time (about three years) but his half-bottle size is terrific for a glass or two. - Community Wine Reviews
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