Label Image
2008 La Velona Brunello di Montalcino
Not Yet Rated Be the first to rate this wine
Expert Ratings
  ST
   89(+?)
RP
 90
read the reviews

Begin Your Search


WineAccess Travel Log


Read stories from the world's greatest wine trails.

Expert Reviews

89(+?) Points | International Wine Cellar , July/August 2013

(14.5% alcohol):  Bright, full red.  Sexy aromas of red cherry, sweet spices and flowers.  Primary and nicely perfumed in the mouth, with a grapey quality to the pure red cherry and raspberry fruit flavors.  Finishes pure and long, with fine-grained tannins.  One of the best wines I have had from La Velona in some time.

90 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

Member Ratings

Your Rating & Review
0 Member Ratings

Be the first to rate this wine

Greyed Out Ratings Graph

Explore

Place Image
About Italy

Italy, like France, offers a world of wine styles within a single country: dry Italian white wines ranging from lively and minerally to powerful and full-bodied; cheap and cheerful Italian red wines in both a cooler, northern style and a richer, warmer southern style; structured, powerful reds capable of long aging in bottle; sparkling wines; sweet wines and dessert wines.
Read More »

Varietal Image
Sangiovese

The trademark of wines from Tuscany, and especially those from the region of Chianti, was once the fiasco. This straw-colored flask may carry associations of lengthy rustic meals out on the portico of a villa in the Tuscan countryside, but this romantic reverie must be interrupted with a burst of reality...
Read More »