Banfi

Riserva Castello Banfi Poggio All'Oro Brunello di Montalcino

9.215 ratings
8.93 pro ratings
Montalcino, Siena, Tuscany, Italy
Sangiovese
Mushrooms, Manchego & Parmesan, Beef, Venison, White Rice, Potato, Exotic Spices, Baking Spices, Pasta, Herbs, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Pungent Cheese, Chicken, Salami & Prosciutto, Soft Cheese, Duck, Tomato-Based, Pork, Chili & Hot Spicy, Lamb, Turkey, Onion, Shallot, Garlic
Top Notes For
Todd W
9.4

Some secondary aromas but still much fruit left. Wonderful old, but well-balanced Brunello!

Some secondary aromas but still much fruit left. Wonderful old, but well-balanced Brunello!

Jan 1st, 2017
Deborah Ng

Awesome 1997 vintage

Awesome 1997 vintage

Sep 10th, 2015
Robert Lim

Classic Italian brawn, intense cherry finish. Tannin / fruit structure just about right so drink up on the 1997!

Classic Italian brawn, intense cherry finish. Tannin / fruit structure just about right so drink up on the 1997!

Apr 17th, 2015
Nicola

Wine saved for my wife 1997 excellet with pappardelle lamb ragu and ny strip

Wine saved for my wife 1997 excellet with pappardelle lamb ragu and ny strip

Feb 1st, 2015
Nick Davis

Nick had this 7 years ago

Nick had this 7 years ago

Jul 20th, 2016
Rob Moose

Goddamn!

Goddamn!

Aug 25th, 2013
Jeff Stewart

Private Collections Wine Director

8.4

Jeff had this 7 years ago

Jeff had this 7 years ago

Jan 23rd, 2016
Richard Young

Wine Specialist Christie's

8.8

Richard had this 9 years ago

Richard had this 9 years ago

Sep 30th, 2013
Brett Hamilton

Brett had this 8 months ago

Brett had this 8 months ago

Jun 18th, 2022
Giuseppe Siena

Giuseppe had this 5 years ago

Giuseppe had this 5 years ago

Dec 25th, 2017