The rare Brunello di Montalcino Italian Wine Collection

The rare Brunello di Montalcino Italian Wine Collection

Value: $5,808
Item #: 2
Take home with you tonight 4 cases of Brunello di Montalcino! Made from 100% Sangiovese grapes from a specific clone called "Brunello" in the town of Montalcino. Situated in the southwestern part of Tuscany, the town of Montalcino sits on a ridge about 400 feet above the Eastern plain. 

1. Brunello di Montalcino Ciacci Piccolomini d’Araragona Vigna di Pianrosso 1997“Dark ruby. Youthful aromas of blackberry, cherry and mineral, with a hint of flowers. Full-bodied, with superfine tannins and a long, long finish.” Wine Spectator (94 Rating)Closest Store: Chicago, Ill– according to Wine-searcher.com
12 Bottles. Est. Value/Btl.: $170

2. Brunello di Montalcino Lisini Ugolaia 1999Fantastic. Loads of blackberry, cherry, cedar and tanned leather on the nose. Full-bodied, with a dense, powerful palate of ripe fruit and chewy tannins. A muscular Brunello with all the stuffing for aging.” Wine Spectator (93 points)Closest Store: Not available – according to Wine-searcher.com
12 Bottles. Est. Value/Btl.: $119

3. Brunello di Montalcino Antinori Pian Delle Vigne 2001Aromas of exotic fruit with cherry, coffee and toasted oak. Full-bodied and verging on hammy, but rich, opulent and fruity.” Wine Spectator (90 points)
Closest Store: West Springfield, MA– according to Wine-searcher.com
12 Bottles. Est. Value/Btl.: $90

4. Brunello di Montalcino Altesino Montosoli 2001“Very beautiful aromas of flowers, ripe fruit and crushed blackberries. Full-bodied yet refined. Layers of tannins. Balanced. Montosoli is a great Brunello vineyard. Best after 2008” Wine Spectator (96 points)
Closest Store: Bronx, NY– according to Wine-searcher.com         
12 Bottles. Est Value/Btl.: $105
 
Donated By: Barry Haimes
*Wine will be picked up at the loading dock – visit check out to receive slip