OENOFOROS Product Details 0049 Oenoforos Tenuta Fanti Brunello di Montalcino 2006
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TENUTA FANTI BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2006
Country: Italy, Tuscany
Grape varieties: Sangiovese 100%
AWARDS
Wine Spectator 92/100
The Wine Advocate 93/100
James suckling 93/100
Wine Enthusiast 91/100

“The best expression of our terroir”
A careful and selective work in the vineyard, the constant analysis during the ripening process, the manual harvest and the use of the sorting tables are at the basis of our flagship wine which is meant to age very long.
Product Id: 0049

BOTTLE

€75,00
Available Stock: 3 items
For orders €100,00 or more we deliver free to your place (within city limits)
The Grape
Sangiovese
A black grape widely grown in Central Italy and the main component of Chianti and Vino Nobile di Montepulciano as well as being the sole permitted grape for the famed Brunello di Montalcino.

It is a high yielding, late ripening grape that performs best on well-drained calcareous soils on south-facing hillsides. For years it was blighted by poor clonal selection and massive overcropping - however since the 1980s the quality of Sangiovese-based wines has rocketed upwards and they are now some of the most sought after in the world.
It produces wines with pronounced tannins and acidity, though not always with great depth of colour, and its character can vary from farmyard/leather nuances through to essence of red cherries and plums. In the 1960s the advent of Super Tuscans saw bottlings of 100% Sangiovese wines, as well as the introduction of Sangiovese/Cabernet Sauvignon blends, the most famous being Tignanello.