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Castiglion Del Bosco Brunello Di Montalcino 2012 Wine Review

Castiglion Del Bosco Brunello Di Montalcino 2012

Castiglion Del Bosco Brunello Di Montalcino 2012

Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $63.95

Drink: 2019-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Castiglion Del Bosco

Agent: Lifford Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 91/100

From the Tuscany wine region, Castiglion Del Bosco 2012 is a medium-bodied Brunello Di Montalcino produced from 100% Sangiovese with tart red cherry, red currant, leather, mocha and dried herbs flavours on the palate. Tannins are chalky. Balanced acidity and elegant. Decant for one hour prior to pouring. Good cellaring candidate as well -- about five years.

Brunello Di Montalcino food pairings: spaghetti Bolognese, meat-filled pasta with rich tomato sauce, vegetarian lasagne.

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This Castiglion Del Bosco Brunello Di Montalcino 2012 was reviewed on March 15, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Lots of juicy fruit (still) on this medium-bodied Brunello Di Montalcino from the Tuscany wine region. Castiglion Del Bosco 2012 is produced from 100% Sangiovese with ripe cherry, black currant and dried herbs on the nose. Dry, smooth and well-rounded with sour cherry, mocha, leather and anise flavours on the palate. Dusty tannins. Easy to enjoy now or hold in cellar for five more years. Pair with a veal Parmesan. - Community Wine Reviews

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