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Altero Brunello di Montalcino Sangiovese

9.213 ratings
9.02 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
Carl Fischer

Very balanced and more fruit-forward than I expected from an Italian wine. It was quite nice and paired very well with pasta.

Very balanced and more fruit-forward than I expected from an Italian wine. It was quite nice and paired very well with pasta.

Nov 15th, 2017
Thomas Epps

Wonderful

Wonderful

May 27th, 2019
Thomas Epps

It took decanting followed by aeration... but definitely worth it! Will be saving the rest for at least a few more years.

It took decanting followed by aeration... but definitely worth it! Will be saving the rest for at least a few more years.

Dec 9th, 2018
William Feinstein

Medium weight. Garnet color. Anisette, cedar and white pepper on the palate. Very nice.

Medium weight. Garnet color. Anisette, cedar and white pepper on the palate. Very nice.

Feb 16th, 2018
Rob Lewis

Classic Brunello. Earthy, mushroom, good acidity

Classic Brunello. Earthy, mushroom, good acidity

Jun 2nd, 2017
JoAnna Kobernik

Wonderful wine from start to finish. Perfectly balanced. Great way to celebrate a milestone birthday!

Wonderful wine from start to finish. Perfectly balanced. Great way to celebrate a milestone birthday!

May 20th, 2016
Giancarlo Cicero

Corked unfortunately

Corked unfortunately

Apr 2nd, 2017
Jeffrey Bragman

President at WINEPSYCH

9.0

Jeffrey had this 5 years ago

Jeffrey had this 5 years ago

Feb 28th, 2016
Tom Kobylarz

Tom had this 5 years ago

Tom had this 5 years ago

Feb 25th, 2016
Kevin

Kevin had this 10 months ago

Kevin had this 10 months ago

Apr 5th, 2020