Wine ExcelsuS Sant'Antimo DOC 2004
Reviews of purchase ExcelsuS Sant'Antimo DOC 2004
Wine rich, deep ruby red color with garnet hue.
The wine has a velvety taste with extraordinarily beautiful notes of fruit, firm structure, balanced acidity and supple tannins. Restrained aftertaste with a hint of vanilla.
The wine has a rich aroma with hints of plum, black currant and spices.
The wine goes well with red meat and mature cheeses.
Wine Excelsus line closes Castello Banfi wines Supertuscan. Excelsus Latin for "outstanding" and the name is fully justified: Ekselsus made only in the most exceptional, good years. Classic Bordeaux assemblage - Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot.
Castello Banfi winery has its roots back in 1978, when the successful American businessman John Mariani and Gary together with Ezio Rivella, which is an Italian enologist, bought vineyards in the southern part of Tuscany. The official name of the company came a few years later, when they acquired the Castello Banfi di Poggio alle Mura. To date, the Castello Banfi - is a thriving family business, which is recognized throughout the world for the highest quality products. The total vineyard area is more than 800 hectares. Plant Castello Banfi is the first in the world, which is recognized as absolutely correct from an ethical, social and, most importantly, the ecological point of view. He also holds a leading position in terms of customer satisfaction. In addition, full control of Mariani cooperage, buying oak wood in France, and then soaking it in 2-3 years and the estate of making the barrels with varying degrees of roasting firm volume - 350 l.
To date, Banfi is one of the largest Italian landowners. Agriculture Castell o Banfi repeatedly to conquer titles, including "Best International Winery of the Year" and the title of "Best Italian Winery of the Year", whose economy is rewarded 9 times!