Pertimali (Livio Sassetti) Riserva Brunello di Montalcino Sangiovese 2010

9.519 ratings on Delectable
$99.95

Extremely perfumed with rose petal, blueberry, fresh mushroom and plum character. Full body, super silky tannins and a dried, slightly raisiny finish, but this is delicious and luscious. Fruit cake center palate. Immediate impact here. Drink or hold. James Suckling

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Ratings on Delectable

Brandon Boesch

This one is just too young. Opened up after about 4 hours of air. Needs another day or two of being open. A ton of herbal notes on the nose, pepper, a little floral, a little tobacco. Not a ton of fruit. Palate is peppery with some bright fruit, more herbal, berries. Overall this wine is really good, but I'm sure it needs a few more years in bottle.

This one is just too young. Opened up after about 4 hours of air. Needs another day or two of being open. A ton of herbal notes on the nose, pepper, a little floral, a little tobacco. Not a ton of fruit. Palate is peppery with some bright fruit, more herbal, berries. Overall this wine is really good, but I'm sure it needs a few more years in bottle.

9.5

Cory Faykus

Excellent

Excellent

9.4

WC Fields

Wonderful perfume and bouquet of flowers fruit and earth. Lighter than most Brunello, and excellent because of that.

Wonderful perfume and bouquet of flowers fruit and earth. Lighter than most Brunello, and excellent because of that.

9.3

Raj Ahluwalia

A really delicious Brunello! @caltara

A really delicious Brunello! @caltara

9.4

Craig Stanfield

Can't give it a fair rating until it's been open at least an hour. On initial opening is very tight. Dusty, firm tannin, red fruit, cigar box, and really impressive. So initial rating is 96 but anticipate it going up. After a couple of hours, I'm calling it at 98. And has so much life left.

Can't give it a fair rating until it's been open at least an hour. On initial opening is very tight. Dusty, firm tannin, red fruit, cigar box, and really impressive. So initial rating is 96 but anticipate it going up. After a couple of hours, I'm calling it at 98. And has so much life left.

9.8

John Svoboda

After sensing the powerful bouquet of tobacco and dark berry we opted for decanting. The wine was well balanced with great fruit and a huge finish. Although it opened over the few hours we had it, I think it will benefit from another 5-10 years in the bottle. One of the most powerful brunellos i have tasted!

After sensing the powerful bouquet of tobacco and dark berry we opted for decanting. The wine was well balanced with great fruit and a huge finish. Although it opened over the few hours we had it, I think it will benefit from another 5-10 years in the bottle. One of the most powerful brunellos i have tasted!

9.5

Mike Saviage

Popped and decanted at a restaurant. Dark brooding color. The nose is singing right off the bat with black fruit, menthol and old wood notes. Not as good in the finish as it is in the nose.

Popped and decanted at a restaurant. Dark brooding color. The nose is singing right off the bat with black fruit, menthol and old wood notes. Not as good in the finish as it is in the nose.

9.1

Weijie Shi

Cotton candy, sweet spices, great balance and concentration. 2010 vintage

Cotton candy, sweet spices, great balance and concentration. 2010 vintage

9.2

Vicente Piedrahita

Awesome, though it saddens me to drink it now.

Awesome, though it saddens me to drink it now.

9.5

Brian Dosal

2010 was so good already we had open up a second bottle

2010 was so good already we had open up a second bottle

9.8