Franco Pacenti Canalicchio Brunello Riserva | 2012
Importer Notes: A 5 – star vintage benefiting from favorable weather conditions defined by consistent temps and no rains until late August.
Grapes: 100% Sangiovese Grosso
Vineyard: Vineyards located in NE Montalcino.
Vine Age: 20-40 years
Altitude: 300 MASL
Soil: Compact clay.
Winemaking: Fermented in stainless steel, 30 day maceration. 3 years aging in Slavonian and French oak.
Production: 500 cases (9l)
Tasting Notes: Remarkably fresh. Herbs, licorice & balsamic notes. Complex, austere, persistent.
Pairings: Bistecca Fiorentini
Critical Acclaim: V | 95