Tre Monti Petrignone Romagna Sangiovese Riserva 2018
100% Sangiovese from sandy clay soil, aged 8 months in used barrels. Super aromatic and layered, with red and dark cherry, black pepper, and herbs. From 50-year-old vines. An incredible red from Emilia-Romagna. Organic.
VM90: The 2018 Sangiovese Superiore Riserva Petrignone is reserved and coy in the glass, requiring coaxing to reveal its bouquet of smoky wild berries, licorice and crushed violets. This is a remarkably pure and lifted expression and impresses with its purity, as salty minerals mix with sour citrus, and grippy tannins build toward the close. It’s lightly structured and long, leaving black currants and inner florals to linger through its youthfully dry finish