Montalcino travel tips: Useful information for your summer visit to Tuscan wine country
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Montalcino travel tips: Useful information for your summer visit to Tuscan wine country

The summer is here and a lot of you are planning your trips to Tuscany and, in particular, to Montalcino, the land of Brunello, where you will enjoy some of the greatest wine and food tourism in the world. Here are some basic tips (based mostly on questions that we get asked at this time … Continue reading

“Classy Brunello” with “outstanding balance”: 91 points for Barbi 2014 Brunello from Ian D’Agata (Vinous)
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“Classy Brunello” with “outstanding balance”: 91 points for Barbi 2014 Brunello from Ian D’Agata (Vinous)

Fattoria dei Barbi 2014 Brunello di Montalcino 91 points Bright red. Sour red cherry, violet and licorice on the subtle, complex nose. Suave and fine-grained, with pure red berry flavors communicating a restrained sweetness and an underlying mineral bent. Finishes perfumed and long, with smooth, tannins and lovely lift and length. A classy Brunello of … Continue reading