CASTELLO BANFI / TUSCANY
Castello Banfi is a family owned estate in the Brunello region of Tuscany. Known in the 13th century as Poggio alle Mura, Castello Banfi is a rarety among Italian wine estates. The most gratifying of all its praises is the one of neighboring vintners who acknowledge Banfi's role in pioneering a new are in Brunello and bringing the wine world's attention to Montalcino. Wine Spectator Magazine have ranked Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino and the Riserva Poggio all' Oro Brunello di Montalcino in their top 10 wines of the year twice in the last three years.