Conti Costanti Brunello di Montalcino 2006

  • V
    96+
  • IWC
    96
  • WA
    95+
  • WS
    93

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Size Price
750ml
$89.00
Quantity Available: -2
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Reviews

  • Vinous

    Antonio Galloni
    September 2013
    96+ Costanti’s 2006 Brunello di Montalcino was simply fabulous. One of the more refined Brunellos in this tasting, the 2006 was gracious, silky and polished from the very first taste.
  • International Wine Cellar

    Stephen Tanzer
    July 2011
    96 Good deep, full red. Knockout nose offers black fruits, licorice, curry powder and rose oil, plus a hint of leather; Musigny meets Barbaresco. Silky and sweet, but with terrific grip and class. Conveys an impression of density and thickness without weight. Wonderfully tactile wine with a savory, mineral-driven finish and outstanding saline persistence. Built to age, and yet this wine is impeccably balanced from day one.
  • Wine Advocate

    Antonio Galloni
    May 2011
    95+ The 2006 Brunello di Montalcino is a dazzling wine. The aromatics alone are haunting. Sweet red cherries, rosemary, sage, tobacco and cedar are woven into a fabric of nearly indescribable elegance. Costanti’s straight Brunello can sometimes lack a little depth in its fruit, but not in 2006. This totally complete, harmonious Brunello is shaping up to be one of the wines of the vintage. It is a stunner. As delicious as the wine is now, it really needs at least a handful of years for the firm tannins to start melting away. Anticipated maturity: 2016-2031.
  • Wine Spectator

    Bruce Sanderson
    July 31, 2011
    93 Offers a mix of cedar, cherry, licorice and tobacco aromas and flavors, all married to a medium-weight, compact frame. Tightens up on the finish, yet there's fine intensity and grip. This should develop well. Best from 2013 through 2025. 2,500 cases made.