Castello Banfi Centine 2017
High-pitched cherry and strawberry fruit is accented by wild herb, licorice and spice notes, all backed by a solid spine of tannins and juicy acidity. Holds together well through the long finish. Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Drink now through 2028.
Aromas of ripe dark fruit and baking spice lead the way on this blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese and Merlot. The juicy, straightforward palate offers dried black cherry and hints of star anise alongside pliant tannins.
Opening to light or medium color saturation, the 2017 Sangiovese Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot Centine Rosso exhibits bright and tangy fruit, with wild cherry and dried blueberries. The wine shows good freshness and a mild structure that makes it easy-drinking and fundamentally very informal.