Valdicava

Brunello di Montalcino Sangiovese

9.350 ratings
9.36 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
Andrew Lohse

Red cherry, black cherry, savory or stemmy herbs / plenty of body without being huge / secondary notes coming into focus

Red cherry, black cherry, savory or stemmy herbs / plenty of body without being huge / secondary notes coming into focus

May 25th, 2018
Joe Campanale

Beverage Director/Partner dell’anima, L’Artusi, Anfora, and L’Apicio

9.5

2004 vintage - dark but elegant pretty f'in delicious

2004 vintage - dark but elegant pretty f'in delicious

Nov 4th, 2016
Jim Reed

Fine Wine Room Manager Harbor View Wines and Liquors

9.5

Tobacco and cedar jumping out. Really good stuff

Tobacco and cedar jumping out. Really good stuff

Nov 1st, 2016
John Malcolm

Smokey, oakey, earthy, and chewy. Wild cherries, blackberries, and spice. A well-integrated wine. More partial to the 2010, but still delicious!

Smokey, oakey, earthy, and chewy. Wild cherries, blackberries, and spice. A well-integrated wine. More partial to the 2010, but still delicious!

May 4th, 2018
David Webster

Needs to age

Needs to age

Dec 17th, 2017
Susan Sangiacomo

Color was not dark as I was expecting. Old world flavor and smell that I like. That aged, barnyard, rustic smell.

Color was not dark as I was expecting. Old world flavor and smell that I like. That aged, barnyard, rustic smell.

Dec 10th, 2017
Mark Duong

Friggin delicious!

Friggin delicious!

Nov 26th, 2017
Stephanie Cheng

Not fruit-forward but hints of cherry. Wood.

Not fruit-forward but hints of cherry. Wood.

Apr 21st, 2017
Manny Abascal

Big

Feb 23rd, 2017
Manny Abascal

Will be a great vintage, structured, big, bold, needs time. 375 ml.

Will be a great vintage, structured, big, bold, needs time. 375 ml.

Feb 15th, 2017