Poggio San Polo Rosso di Montalcino 2020
|Region||Italy, Tuscany, Rosso di Montalcino|
|Brand||Poggio San Polo|
#72 - Wine Spectator Top 100 of 2023
Rosso di Montalcino is a wine with its own unique identity and a strong personality. This wine's style highlights the freshness and integrity of the Sangiovese from this terroir and balances intensity with an immediate appeal.
This lithe, elegant red is signaled by a burst of raspberry aromas and flavors. Shows iron and earth details as this firms up, before stretching out on the lingering finish. Drink now through 2027. 7,494 cases imported.
The 2020 Rosso di Montalcino is moody in the glass and darkly herbal, with hints of menthol accentuating a note of tart cherry. It's pleasantly round and vividly fruity with peppery-tinged strawberries. There's a hint of heat that lingers, making for a slightly tart and aching finale.