The Brunello of Castello Banfi
From : Wednesday, April 4, 2018
To : Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Venue : The Sky Lounge
An evening of Brunello and Italian food with Luciano Castiello, of Castello Banfi
6 pm to 7:30 pm
In the Esquin Sky Lounge
$10 Reservation fee.
Castello Banfi is a family-owned vineyard estate and winery located in the Brunello region of Tuscany. This award-winning estate was founded on the philosophy of blending tradition with innovation, and is recognized as a pioneer in elevating the standards of Italian winemaking.
Dedication to excellence has won the approval of aficionados the world over. Capturing honor after prestigious honor, Castello Banfi is a constellation of single vineyards encompassing over three dozen varying subsoils. The estate is renowned for its clonal research that allows noble grape varieties to thrive in their optimal terroir, creating not only a consistently outstanding Brunello, but the ultimate expression of Montalcino Super Tuscans.
Wines to be poured include:
2012 Banfi Poggio alle Mura Rosso di Montalcino 91pts James Suckling
2012 Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 93pts James Suckling 93pts Wine Spectator
2013 Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 95pts James Suckling
2006 Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 95pts James Suckling
2006 Banfi Poggio alle Mura Brunello di Montalcino 94pts Wine Enthusiast