Tenuta di Sesta 2011 Riserva (Brunello di Montalcino) Review

Sangiovese from Brunello di Montalcino Italy

Review Score: 90
Winery: Tenuta di Sesta
Grape: Sangiovese
Designation: Riserva
Vintage: 2011
Province: Tuscany
Region: Brunello di Montalcino



Our Review

This opens with aromas of underbrush, dark-skinned berry, tilled soil and a whiff of scorched earth. The firm palate is more straightforward than the nose suggests, offering dried cherries, clove and a hint of licorice framed in close-grained tannins. Drink 2016–2022.