With an intense color, the nose is expressed on warm tones with ripe red fruit, tobacco and leather. In the mouth it is elegant with nice tannins present, but well integrated.
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In 1980 Marchetti Silverio, not without effort, bought a property in Tavernelle, a pretty hamlet located 7 km from Montalcino. Silverio, who has always worked as an employee in a well-known farm in Montalcino, now close to retirement, decides to invest the hectares of land he had purchased in the vineyard. These are just small steps, he slowly builds the first hectare of vineyard, then the small cellar, meanwhile he sells the bulk wine, not yet Brunello di Montalcino, because the D.O.C.G. at that moment it was closed. In 1995 he registered our first 9842 meters in D.O.C.G. It will be his wife, daughters, genders and grandchildren to carry out his commitment. Here comes Armilla. The word "Armilla" is historically reflected in a gold bracelet, used as an ornament by men and women in Ancient Rome, but in particular it was a bracelet that in the Roman armies was given as a reward to those who had distinguished themselves for military merits and that the decorated ones wore on their left arm. For the family, this winery and this wine are a promise kept to the one who built it. Furthermore, the Armilla circle is continuity: from Silverio to Ofelia, from Silverio to his daughters, from Silverio to his grandchildren.
Despite being a pure Sangiovese, this wine combines the longevity of the grape with its ready drinkability at a young age due to the cultivation of this noble grape on a soil that gives a looser, softer and more silky tannin. The fruitiness, rich in red berries, makes it suitable for immediate...