56.75 €/ btl 0.75 L
Details for Brancaia Il Blu 2016
Sangiovese, Merlot and Cabernet sauvignon
Bottle size and vintage
Brancaia Il Blu is a wine that stands out for elegance, complexity and intensity. Ruby red in color, the nose expresses a very compact olfactory profile from which notes of blackberry jam initially emerge, followed by hints of black pepper, black currant and cocoa. In the mouth it is silky and elegant, characterized by a certain warmth and a tannic texture as dense as defined and never intrusive. Closes with a nice return on the fruit for a finish of excellent persistence. Ideal with all types of meat, from red meat such as beef or lamb to game, it is enhanced with a fillet or a succulent cut of beef.
- Optimum serving temperature:Between 16º C and 18º C
Young oenologist Barbara Widmer has taken over the reins of a winery from her father Bruno. The winery, bought by the family in 1981 when it was still an abandoned farmhouse, is today among the most consistent and reliable in Chianti, with a clear international inclination, but never at the expense of territoriality and traditional appellations. With highly sustainable viticulture, Barbara's vigour and dynamism equals her love for the territory. Active on particularly hete...