Francesco Leanza built up one of the most admired estates in Montalcino: a properly boutique winery of just over two hectares. The wines he crafted are classy, elegant expressions of the Sangiovese grape (here called Brunello). Francesco has now sold his estate to a consortium of German restaurateurs.
Case of 6 Bottles
price shown is under bond
duty paid price: £476.87
Nose is a touch inky and drily spicy, with herbal, minty notes nuancing the dark fruit. Palate is cool, a touch creamy with its structure of very fine almond tannins. Very long wine with a very mineral core. Steady, determined grip here. This is a cool and thoroughly lovely wine. Bowes Wine original note
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