BARICCI is a family owned estate winery located in Montalcino, on the prized area north of the town called Montosoli. The Baricci family’s main wines are Rosso di Montalcino DOC and Brunello di Montalcino DOCG.
CONTACT | Federico Buffi. His cousin is Davide.
ESTATE VINEYARDS | 12ha of land of which 5ha are vines.
ROSSO DI MONTALCINO DOC, COLOMBAIO DI MONTOSOLI | See here for more on this DOC. / 2012 L4147. Nice bright soft red/black fruit, wild, subtle, some funk, digestible and smooth at dinner at 32 Viale Piave with Savino (roast chicken) on Friday 7th Nov 2014. Similar at Viale Piave in early December 2014.
BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO DOCG, COLOMBAIO DI MONTOSOLI | See here for more on this DOCG. / 2000 Youthful style, if a bit stinky at Benvenuto Brunello 18 Feb 2005. / 2009 14.5%. L3225. Nice mid-weight red fruit, soft, bit of funk, ripe and savoury, easy to drink, changes in the glass, dynamic wine, good typicity, open textured fruit with well structured tannins/acid behind, pleasurable and easy to “get into”, very much not a typical impenetrable Brunello when tasted in early October 2014 having been given the bottle after visiting the winery. / 2012 Bright then a bit of fade at end, traditional style with dry red fruit flavour, and unforced weight at Benvenuto Brunello 17th Feb 2017. / 2015 Well balanced in terms of tannin and fruit, has a centre to it, shows potential when tasted at Benvenuto Brunello on 15 Feb 2019.
Baricci Colombaio Montosoli SS di Federico Buffi e C., Loc. Colombaio di Montosoli, 13 / I-53024 Montalcino (SI = Siena), Italy