Ridolfi Rosso di Montalcino 2018 £15
Pair with: Stews especially lamb, venison or best yet wild boar. Simple risottos, thick pasta with meat ragu
TYPE: Elegant, soft and well balanced
ABOUT: The Ridolfi Estate rises majestically on the slope of a hill in the very heart of Tuscany near the famous “Brunello Road”. It comprises 30 hectares of land, 11.4 of which dedicated to Brunello vines, 6.5 hectares to Chianti Colli Senesi and 1 hectare to Rosso di Montalcino, plus 700 olive trees. The Rosso was given a bronze medal at the Decanter World Wine Awards in 2019 and scores 90pts on James Suckling Wine Reviews. Gambero Rosso, the most authoritative guide to Italian wines, also give it due bicchieri (two glasses).