Franco Pacenti Canalicchio Brunello di Montalcino | 2016
Importer Notes: A 5 – star vintage with healthy rainfall early in spring and mostly dry weather through September for an optimal harvest.
Grapes: 100% Sangiovese Grosso
Vineyard: Vineyards located in NE Montalcino.
Vine Age: 20-40 years
Altitude: 300 MASL
Soil: Compact clay.
Winemaking: Fermentation in stainless steel, 30 day maceration. 30 months aging in Slavonian and French oak.
Tasting Notes: Floral with underbrush. Racing acidity and austerity.
Pairings: Rack of lamb.
Critical Acclaim: JS | 94, V | 90, D | 92