The coloris a very deep and intense red with violet hints; the bouquet is of red fruits, raspberries and cherries, but also with sweet hints of cream. On the palate, it has good structure and well developed tannins, soft yet powerful at the same time. A very well balanced and harmonious wine.
Wine Spectator 88 points - Bright red. Aromas and flavors of red berries, violet and orange peel. Fresh and savory on the palate, with zippy, pure red berry and licorice flavors. Finishes moderately long and very clean. This uncomplicated Rosso should be excellent with hamburgers and simple barbecue fare.
Black pepper, cherry and strawberry flavors are backed by a firm, lively structure in this balanced red, with freshness and grip on the finish. Drink now through 2019. 10,500 cases imported.-BS
Medium-bodied, with blackberry and floral flavors galore and a good amount of jammy fruit. Fresh, with a medium fruity finish. Drink now. â€“JS
|Castello Banfi Rosso di Montalcino is an outstanding companion to veal, red meats and cheeses.