Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2015

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74 "...among the most privileged spots for Sangiovese in Tuscany. If we were in Burgundy, these vineyards would be considered the grandest of the grand crus." Antonio Galloni arTisanal, Tr adiTional, The MosT burgundian oF all brunello s alvioni is one of the last of Montalcino's old guard. As times, styles and tastes change, what will always remain the same is the prestige of his prized vineyards and the traditional methods Giulio Salvioni employs in the cellar. With the exception of labeling, all work is done by hand to create just four barrels worth of Brunello in each vintage. In lesser vintages, any number of these barrels may be sold as Rosso. This is truly artisanal winemaking, and an experience that no lover of Brunello should ever pass up. ✦ Salvioni Brunello di Montalcino 2010 AG 97 » $195 "...almost Burgundian in style...Once again, the Salvioni family has crafted one of the most exquisite, pure wines in Montalcino. Readers who can find the 2010 should not hesitate, as it is fabulous." (1554073) ITALY: BRUNELLO

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