It shows a tight-knit tannic texture and a powerful structure, the whole being impressively crisp, juicy and
full-flavored. The finale is nicely lingering.
Berry fruit fairly explodes on the nose, with crisp, fresh aromas seemingly squeezed straight from the bush; sweet, spicy notes of vanilla, cinnamon and black pepper follow, crowned by elements of maturation such
as leather and tobacco.
The Marchesi de' Frescobaldi is one of Italy's oldest wineries, with a history dating to the 1300s. The family has included medieval knights, bankers, lawyers and patrons of the arts. The Marchesi de' Frescobaldi is one of the most significant wine producers in Italy, with nine estates—and roughly 2,500 acres—in Tuscany. The family has been growing wine since the late 19th century, when they became the first in Tuscany to import and plant... View More