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96 points for $28 is an incredible value, one that doesn’t need a lot of persuasive words from me. Don’t pass this one up, order yours today!!
Gerald Morgan Jr | Sommelier
Aldo Bianchi, a native of San Gimignano, left Tuscany before the Second World War to seek fortune in the North of Italy. In 1960, he came back to the area for a wedding and was enchanted by the view from the terrace of Castello di Monsanto: the Val d’Elsa with the inimitable backdrop of the Towers of San Gimignano. It was love at first sight which made him buy the property within a few months. But if Aldo was bewitched by the landscape, Fabrizio, his son, immediately fell in love with the wines he found in the cellar. Thanks to a passion for wine handed down to him by his grandmother and to an innate entrepreneurial spirit, Fabrizio started to plant new vineyards and convert the numerous farmhouses. This was the beginning of an incredible story of love, passion and joy for wine and everything concerned with it.
Aromas of plums, cherries and hints of green olives. White truffles and deep earth, too. Full-bodied, so layered and beautiful with a fabulous texture and ripe tannins. It is so pure and minimalist in the end, showing the effect of traditional, hands-off winemaking. Don’t miss this. Decant before serving. One for the cellar. Drink or hold.
90% Sangiovese, 10% Canaiolo and Colorino.