quote:Originally posted by sunnylea57:quote:Originally posted by Seaquam:
- 2009 Amisfield Pinot Noir Central Otaago --
I've been sitting on a couple of these. Think it will develop further, or is it as good as it will get?quote:Originally posted by Seaquam:
- 2001 Castelgiocondo (Frescobaldi) Brunello di Montalcino --
I'm picking up some of the 1999 tomorrow. Hope it's as good as your 2001!
Amisfield - I don't think it will improve much, if at all, but the acidity will keep it alive for years.
Castelgiocondo - I bought a case of both the 1999 and 2001, and they have been our go-to Brunello for the last few years, a relative bargain for this quality of wine. You might want to see THIS, or THIS, or THIS. I'm not sure I could pick one vintage over the other. You will not be disappointed with your purchase, assuming good storage.