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Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino
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An excellent Brunello
05/26/2006
by Spearfisher
A typical, consistant, deep-bodied Tuscan red. Complex. Satisfying. 1999 and 2000 vintages virtually identical. An excellent buy for <$50. This is where all sangiovese grapes should end up!
2003, not a good year for Banfi
10/11/2008
by Gilmore12987603
purchased a bottle of 2003 on March 12 and saved for a special occasion--ugh...vinegar! in August. must have been bad to start with. No good.

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