The 2013 Salvioni Brunello di Montalcino is drop dead gorgeous, and one of the most compelling wines from the vintage. This opens to simply stunning aromas of cherries and sweet red fruits followed by spices, fresh florals, minerals and hints of mint leaf all taking shape in the glass. On the palate this refined Brunello dazzles with striking purity and focus. The overall balance and structure is outstanding as it continues to impress with excellent depth and precision through the beautiful finish. Salvioni’s wine are amongst the finest and most age-worthy wines from Montalcino. While the 2013 only offers a glimpse at its full potential at this early stage, it should go on to evolve beautifully for many years to come. This is a sensational Brunello, built for the ages.