Taste and learn about Brunello di Montalcino, the famed and long-lived red from Italy. Join acclaimed winemakers Lamberto Frescobaldi of Frescobaldi, Alessandra Angelini of Caparzo, and Bernardino Sani of Argiano as Wine.com host Gwendolyn Osborn leads a tour through this special region.
- Lamberto Frescobaldi, President of the Frescobaldi Group, Frescobaldi
- Alessandra Angelini, Owner, Caparzo
- Bernardino Sani, Winemaker and CEO, Argiano
- Hosted by: Gwendolyn Osborn, Wine Educator, Wine.com
Tasting Set Includes:
- Caparzo Brunello di Montalcino
Ruby red wine color, tending toward garnet with age, this wine offers complex, penetrating aromas of wild berry fruit. On the palate, it is dry, firm, harmonious and delicate.
- Argiano Brunello di Montalcino
This Brunello di Montalcino is distinguished by its elegance and its deep ruby red color. It presents a good concentration on the mid-palate and a persistent aftertaste, with a rounded and voluptuous body, and interesting, silky tannins. It unites potency and elegance and looks like having a promising future. With its tempting perfumes of red berries and its clean freshness, the complexity of this wine presents an excellent balance.
- Frescobaldi Castelgiocondo Brunello di Montalcino
Intense ruby red in color, the wine expresses clearly defined aromas of raspberry and red summer fruits, further enriched by elegant floral violet notes. On the palate this Brunello is harmonious and well-defined wine with elegant tannins and a sapid and mineral persistence. The wine has a long, lingering finish.
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