The best selection of producers, vineyards and winery of Brunello di Montalcino: one of the most important italian red wine.
Brunello of Montalcino DOCG is one of the most famous Italian wine in the world, so much suitable for aging that is considered “a wine for patient people”. The production area is located around the wonderful village of the ancient town of Montalcino, Tuscany, this area has unique characteristics regarding the climate, and its location is protected from Monte Amiata from hailstorms and storms, the hilly shape protects the vineyards from fogs and frosts. Sangiovese is the variety used to produce the Brunello, the first who realized the potential of this particular clone of Sangiovese called Brunello was Ferruccio Biondi Santi, who first made pure Sangiovese Brunello wine obtaining the amazing results that we all know today. As the story continues and at the end of the Second World War the Brunello of Montalcino was one of the most appreciated wines of Italy, so many other entrepreneurs in the wine field invested in this wonderful wine area: Antinori, Marchesi de Frescobaldi, Castello Banfi and Ruffino to name a few. The Brunello di Montalcino DOCG, which has to be regulated, cannot be commercialize before five years from the harvest and for at least 2 years it has to be aged in wood. Please find below our best prices and deals for Brunello di Montalcino wines.