La Braccesca (Antinori)

Santa Pia Vino Nobile di Montepulciano Sangiovese

9.114 ratings
8.92 pro ratings
Montepulciano, 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
Kevin Ortzman

Dark fruit, primarily blackberry and black currant. Grippy tannins.

Dark fruit, primarily blackberry and black currant. Grippy tannins.

Oct 16th, 2016
Sassodoro

Same vintage, but seems much more youthful than the Avignonesi. Very nice!

Same vintage, but seems much more youthful than the Avignonesi. Very nice!

Dec 15th, 2013
Adam Nesto

Good juice! HBD to the original Dr Dick!

Good juice! HBD to the original Dr Dick!

Jun 16th, 2018
T H
9.3

Great taste, round with cherry flavor

Great taste, round with cherry flavor

Sep 22nd, 2016
Gloria Mercado-Martin

One of the issues I have with Italian wines is that they sometimes are generous in green tannins. This one, being 2001, has tamed them, and the wine is drinkable, but the fruit is mostly gone.

One of the issues I have with Italian wines is that they sometimes are generous in green tannins. This one, being 2001, has tamed them, and the wine is drinkable, but the fruit is mostly gone.

Jul 14th, 2015
Brian Szluk

Brian had this a year ago

Brian had this a year ago

Mar 25th, 2017
Masahiro Kayama

Masahiro had this 13 days ago

Masahiro had this 13 days ago

Jun 7th, 2018
Cristi Hollidge

Cristi had this 8 months ago

Cristi had this 8 months ago

Oct 17th, 2017
Kevin Creech

Kevin had this 9 months ago

Kevin had this 9 months ago

Sep 7th, 2017
Dan Moran

Dan had this a year ago

Dan had this a year ago

Jun 18th, 2017