Castello Di Monsanto

Castello Romitorio

Brunello di Montalcino Sangiovese 2015

Delectable Wine
9.4

Good full red. Tobacco, mint and earth notes complement red cherry aromas and flavors. Very fresh and precise, with a steely element to its red fruit and herbal flavors that linger nicely on the clean, juicy and floral finish. Blessed with a relatively high but harmonious acid mouthfeel and impeccable balance, this will likely age better than many other 2015 Brunellos. (Ian D'Agata, Vinous, April 2020)
— 7 days ago

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Castello di Amorosa

Bien Nacido Vineyard Reserve Chardonnay 2017

Virtual wine tasting!! Tropical fruit/yellow apples, vanilla/butter, medium alcohol and medium + acid, quite a long finish. Nothing out of bounds, pleasurable to drink with cheese.. — 2 hours ago

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Castello di Verduno

Basadone Verduno Pelaverga 2018

Medium–light bodied, cranberry, strawberry?, black pepper, wet metal, cedar. From Flatiron Wines. — a day ago

Castello di Volpaia

Riserva Chianti Classico Sangiovese 2016

Infantacide but wanted to see if this was up to its accolades....initial impression was no but after an hour of air it was singing....day two even better. A very enjoyable wine now that could be spectacular down the road... — 3 days ago

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Castello di Camigliano

Brunello di Montalcino Sangiovese 2015

Delectable Wine
9.1

Moderately saturated medium red. Strawberry, honey and flint on the nose and palate. Then fairly steely in the mouth, but boasting nice concentration and an appealing sweetness. Finishes broad and smooth, but I would have liked a little more length for an even higher score. (Ian D'Agata, Vinous, April 2020)
— 7 days ago

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Banfi

Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino Sangiovese 2012

Great wine opened up nicely . Takes us back to Tuscany when under lock down . — 5 days ago

Marchesi Antinori

Castello della Sala Muffato Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2010

Great for quarantine. Not too sweet. Lovely — 3 days ago

Banfi

Riserva Castello Banfi Poggio All'Oro Brunello di Montalcino 2007

Wine #1,000 Amazing! Decanted for 30 minutes. Tannins are easing and softening some...no rush as this is still improving with age.
Wondeful aromas of dark fruit and a touch of vanilla. Highly structured black cherry, plum, violet, and a slight saline on the palate. Luckily still have a few more of these to age. So good!
— 3 days ago

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That’s beautiful wine is working! Cheers to you. 1000 & counting. Best @Joe Gillies
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Congrats, Joe!

Fratelli Berteletti Castello di Lozzolo

Spanna del Castello Gattinara Nebbiolo 1957

Incredible! And that for 63 years. — 20 days ago

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Willem Jan Withagen

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Impresive. Gattinara, a more remarkable part of Piëmont. Had some great wines from it.

Castello dei Rampolla

Vigna d'Alceo Toscana Cabernet Sauvignon Petit Verdot Blend

Drunk over two days. Dark red core, slightly cloudy. Powerful aroma of currant, blackberry, blueberry, and then earthy and tobacco notes. Full bodied and very silky. A beauty with plenty of life ahead. Didn’t notice major changes the second day other than the wine being more open. — 16 days ago

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