Fontodi Flaccianello 1990 – a legend comes out to play

Sometimes you taste a wine like Flaccianello and you keep saying to yourself: next time this is gonna be great! When this wine has just had the time to develop for a few more years in the bottle, then it’s gonna be a legend. I have had the fortune to taste Flaccianello from Fontodi in a wide range of vintages, mostly young. And when we talk about Flaccianello, then everything below 15 years is young. A few times this legend has WOWed me. This time was one of them.


1990 Fontodi, Flaccianello IGT Toscana – the nose is stunning; all the elements of a great and developed wine. Here we don’t just talk a great aged Sangiovese, …

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