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1999 CastelGiocondo - Brunello di Montalcino 750ml
1999 CastelGiocondo - Brunello di Montalcino
Italy - Tuscany - Brunello di Montalcino
Red / Sangiovese
1999 CastelGiocondo - Brunello di Montalcino
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Professional Reviews


International Wine Cellar Author: Stephen Tanzer Issue: Issue 116

($53) Good medium ruby color. Superripe aroma of kirsch Sweet, dense and a bit youthfully musclebound, with concentrated flavors of black cherry, blackberry and Valrhona chocolate. Still a bit folded in on itself, but this is solid, young and built to age. May ultimate merit an outstanding rating. (Robert Mondavi Imports, Napa, CA)

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Wine Advocate Author: Daniel Thomases Issue: 158

The 1999 Brunello di Montalcino is, for me the best produced to date (though there will unquestionably be a Riserva from the vintage next year), a blackish garnet with a sizeable and warm nose of plums, resin, liquorice, and chocolate and a substantial, firm, and intense palate, sustained and lingering on the aftertaste.

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Wine Spectator Author: James Suckling

A tight and chewy wine, with full body and lots of raisin and spice character. Impressive, ripe tannins. Thick and powerful; needs time in the bottle. From one of the most serious producers in Montalcino now. 21,660 cases made.

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Community Reviews


SilverBelz Trust Rating: 71 Tasted On: 11/24/2013


Juan K Trust Rating: 95 Tasted On: 11/20/2012


Ilya S Trust Rating: 85 Tasted On: 08/09/2012

Medicinal, forestfloor but very unpleasant forestfloor.


nothoi Trust Rating: 99 Tasted On: 04/15/2012 Drink Dates: 2012-2015

Nice color still - earth and fruit. Good balance with tobacco, cherry, vanilla. Still a good amount of tannins. Really good! I would buy more without a doubt...


Munish Tasted On: 10/10/2009

Disappointing. made me think that the wine is over the hill. Need to get to the next 4 bottles soon.

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