La Gerla 2010 Brunello di Montalcino DOCG


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From Tuscany, Italy, rated 95 Points, 94 Points the La Gerla 2010 Brunello di Montalcino DOCG by La Gerla in the Brunello category is now available at in 750 ML Standard size for only $45.95, inventory was last updated on 2017-03-08 19:31:16. Usually ships in 1 to 5 days

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Vinous 95 WA 94+ WS 94 JS 94 Pts - According to Antonio Galloni - La Gerla's 2010 Brunello di Montalcino is absolutely delicious. Dark red cherries, plums, mint, smoke, tobacco and licorice flesh out in a wine that offers notable depth, structure and power. The 2010 is medium in body and also quite polished, yet there is a level of inner sweetness and perfume that makes the wine incredibly appealing, even today. Ideally, though, readers should give the 2010 at least a few years in the cellar. The precise, delicate finish is a thing of beauty.

According to Wine Advocate - Dark spice and dried cherry aromas open the bouquet of the 2010 Brunello di Montalcino. This may be the best base Brunello I have tasted from La Gerla. The wine is distinguished by a heightened sense of uniformity, especially where the bouquet is concerned. You can easily identify tones of cherry, spice, leather cola and licorice that are typical of the Sangiovese grape. Wait a few minutes, and the wine begins to shows finely etched tones of grilled Mediterranean herb, ash and dried ginger. The nose is penetrating and deep with etched mineral tones at the back. This lovely wine also exhibits silky, long tannins on the smooth finish.

According to Wine Spectator - Cherry and raspberry fruit meets wild herb, eucalyptus and underbrush aromas and flavors in this dense, muscular red. All the elements are there, but this needs time to integrate. The fresh finish is long, echoing woodsy tobacco notes. Best from 2019 through 2036.

According to James Suckling - Aromas of dried chili and salt with hints of oyster shell. Dried berry and cherry. Sweet cherry. Full body, chewy and very intense, very dried fruit character. Opens to a beautifully silky textured finish. Better in 2017. 14.5% ABV.

Additional Information

Varietal/Type Brunello
gtin 876080010101
Brand La Gerla
Size 750 ML Standard
Region Tuscany, Italy
Rating 95 Points, 94 Points