This is very spicy with nutmeg cloves and hints of hazelnuts that add complexity to the black-cherry and raspberry undertones. Full-bodied rich and layered with a velvety texture and a flavorful finish. Beautiful center palate. Very powerful and structured. Hints of mushroom and balsamic in the aftertaste. Needs time to
Aromas and flavors of iron leather and earth swirl around the core of plum and black cherry in this broad-shouldered red. Dusty tannins congregate on the finish where the flavors echo. Best from 2023 through 2037.
The 2018 Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Castello di Brolio is laced with crushed red berry spice dried herbs anise and white chocolate. This perfumed mid-weight Gran Selezione will drink well right out of the gate. This is an especially aromatic understated style but it works quite well.