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2006 Caprili Brunello di Montalcino
- Brunello di Montalcino
Community Tasting Notes 20
Blauweiss Likes this wine: (90 points)
August 19, 2016 - Rich nose straight out of bottle, not muted. Dark fruit profile, with hints of dried figs, leather and tar.
Taste is medium+ bodied, high acidity. Loads och cherrie and red berries as well, some oak but all-in-all rather well integrated. The tannins are abundant, and can be a bit drying if you enjoy this wine on it´s own. Better with food in my opinion!
Tony T Likes this wine: (93 points)
March 19, 2016 - Very elegant Brunello. Drinks well right now.
Tony T Likes this wine: (92 points)
April 11, 2015 - This Brunello had really developed well since last time I tasted it about three years ago. Now all the pieces are coming together. Drinking very well right now but I will keep the last two bottles in the cellar for a bit longer.
Jamar Likes this wine: (93 points)
December 25, 2014 - A wonderful wine for a Christmas Dinner.
SimonG wrote: (91 points)
August 1, 2014 - Deep and dense. Good plum, chocolate and pepper nose that follows through to palate. Lovely structure — drunk from opening, but a decant wouldn't have hurt. Maybe a little overpriced (CHF70), but very decent. ****
Pro Reviews 3
The World of Fine Wine
September 2011, Issue #33 (link)
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By Antonio Galloni
2006 Brunello: The Emperor’s New Clothes or Historic Vintage? (May 2011) (link)
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By Walter Speller
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- Vintage 2006
- Type Red
- Producer Caprili
- Varietal Sangiovese
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard n/a
- Country Italy
- Region Tuscany
- SubRegion Montalcino
- Appellation Brunello di Montalcino
- UPC Code 695162030004
- Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
- In Cellars 153 (64%)
- Consumed 87 (36%)
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