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Castiglion del Bosco Brunello di Montalcino

Castiglion del Bosco
$59.75
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750 mL
Wine Type
Red Still Wine
RegionTuscany
Alcohol Level
Country
Italy
SubregionBrunello di Montalcino
Drinking Window
GrapesSangiovese
Wine Description:
Indulge in the captivating allure of Castiglion del Bosco Brunello di Montalcino, a true masterpiece from the prestigious Montalcino region. Crafted with passion and expertise, this wine showcases the essence of its renowned producer, Castiglion del Bosco. The vineyards, nestled in the rolling hills of Tuscany, boast exceptional altitude and exposure, resulting in grapes of unparalleled quality. Through meticulous winemaking techniques, the Brunello di Montalcino emerges as a harmonious blend of tradition and innovation. With its full-bodied nature and intense flavors, this wine captivates the palate with luscious red fruits, elegant spices, and silky tannins. Castiglion del Bosco Brunello di Montalcino is a testament to the artistry of winemaking, promising an unforgettable sensory experience. Read more
Pros:
  • Full-bodied and well-structured, with intense aromas of ripe red fruit and spices
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Cons:
  • Can be expensive
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User Rating:

4.2
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Expert Rating:

4.3

Wine Expert Note:

This Castiglion del Bosco Brunello di Montalcino is a brilliant expression of Sangiovese from Tuscany. Aromas of dark cherry, plum, and earthy spice are complemented by a hint of tobacco and leather. On the palate, the wine has a soft texture, with a pleasant acidity and a long finish of ripe fruit and spices. Rich and powerful, this Brunello will pair perfectly with a variety of dishes, from grilled meats to aged cheese. Enjoy now or cellar for up to 20 years. Read more
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Wine sweetness is a measure of the amount of sugar present in a wine. Sweetness in wine can range from bone dry (no sugar present) to lusciously sweet (high sugar content). Sweetness is usually determined by the variety and ripeness of the grapes used, as well as the winemaking process.
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The alcohol level in wine is a measure of the amount of alcohol present in the beverage. The degree of heat or ‘burn’ at the back of the throat is roughly proportional to the amount of alcohol consumed. It ranges from Very Low to Very High.
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Wine intensity is a measure of the concentration of flavor and aroma compounds in a wine.The stronger and more noticeable the flavors and aromas are, the higher the intensity of the wine. Intensity in wine can range from neutral (not particularly intense) to pronounced (high intensity).
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Wine body refers to the weight and texture of wine on the palate. In other words, it is the degree of body a wine has, ranging from light-bodied to full-bodied. Wines with higher body appear to have a thicker texture and can sometimes coat the palate.
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Wine acidity refers to the tartness of a wine, which gives a tingling sensation on the side of the tongue. A metallic-like sharp taste is also associated with high acidity. Sometimes a high level of sweetness, such as in luscious dessert wines, can disguise a high level of acidity. Acidity can range from soft to searing.
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Wine tannin gives wine its textural mouthfeel and astringency. Tannin is a natural compound found in grape skins, seeds, and stems. It contributes to the structure and helps to balance out the sweetness of the fruit. Tannins are usually discussed when it comes to red wines, even though some white and rosé wines with certain wine making techniques can also contain tannins.
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