£12.95/ 0.75 L btl
Clear ruby color, smells of plum and violet, morello cherry, graphite and rhubarb, wrapped in subtle balsamic notes. Fresh and consistent on the palate, clean and balanced with lively tannins and a nice fruity persistence. To be combined with first courses with meat sauce, with grilled meat and with medium-aged cheeses and meats.
Drinking and storing
Astonishing quality at this price point
Barbi does another great job, and at a price point which is unbeatable. Needs a little time in the glass to open up.
Fattoria dei Barbi
Fattoria dei Barbi is truly one of the great wineries of Montalcino, and also the company which has produced Brunello wine continuously for the longest time. Brunello is a single-variety Sangiovese wine first created by the Biondi-Santi family in the late 19th century. Alongside Biondi-Santi, Fattoria was also one of the first wineries to be founded in this region, and they started to make Brunello back in 1892. The Fattoria dei Barbi winery was also a pioneer in other...