Soldera's 2001 Brunello di Montalcino Riserva is just as it was when I tasted it from barrel last year, which is to say monumental. wines. Shipping included on 6 or more bottles or $120. be the subject of a forthcoming, Italy’s Sparkling Advantage: Prosecco and Franciacorta (Dec 2020), Domaine A. 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1992-2012 (Apr 2014), Giacomo Conterno: Barbera d’Alba Cascina Francia 2000-2010 (Mar 2014), Alto Adige: A World Unto Itself (Mar 2014), Alpine Beauty: The Wines of Valle d’Aosta (Mar 2014), Veneto: Stunning Landscapes, Stunning Wines (Mar 2014), 2010 Barolo: Flying High Again (Jan 2014), Vertical Tasting of Chateau Pavie Macquin (Mar 2014), Vertical Tasting of Chateau Branaire-Ducru (Mar 2014), Barolo: A Classification of Vineyards (Feb 2014), Fontodi: Chianti Classico Riserva Vigna del Sorbo 1985-2010 (Feb 2014), Piedmont’s Glorious 1989 and 1990 Vintages Revisited (Feb 2010), Mastroberardino – Defining the Greatness of Taurasi: 1928-2006 (Dec 2013), Antinori Solaia – A Complete Retrospective 1978-2010 (Dec 2013), Castello dei Rampolla d’Alceo – A Complete Retrospective 1996-2011 (Dec 2013), Isole e Olena: Cabernet Sauvignon Collezione De Marchi 1986-2010 (Dec 2013), Borgo del Tiglio – A Study in Whites: 1982-2011 (Nov 2013), Piedmont Beyond Barolo and Barbaresco (Oct 2013), 2009 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2013), Felsina – Chianti Classico Riserva Rancia: A Complete Retrospective 1983-2011 (Jul 2013), Brunello di Montalcino 2008 and 2007 Riserva (Jul 2013), Castello di Ama: L’Apparita Retrospective 1985-2009 (Jun 2013), Opus One – Past, Present and Future: 1979-2012 (Jun 2013), Kracher: A Brief Essay 2003-2010 (Jun 2013), Zenato Amarone – A Journey Across Three Decades (Jun 2013), Jadot: Corton-Charlemagne 1973-1996 (Jun 2013), Falling in Love With Alto Adige (May 2013), Gems From The Cellar at Montevertine (Apr 2013), Vertical Tasting of Domaine de Chevalier Rouge (Apr 2013), Vertical Tasting of Chateau Gruaud Larose (Apr 2013), Vertical Tasting of Colgin Cellars' IX Estate Syrah Napa Valley (Mar 2013), Vertical Tasting of Domaine Meo-Camuzet's Vosne-Romanee aux Brulees (Mar 2013), Vertical Tasting of Castello di Monsanto's Chianti Classico Il Poggio Riserva (Feb 2013), Vertical Tasting of Castello di Ama's Chianti Classico Vigneto Bellavista (Feb 2013), Central And Southern Italy: A 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Columbus (Mar 2012), Vinous Table: Ristorante di Poggio Antico, Montalcino, Italy (Feb 2012), Vertical Tasting of Chateau Lynch-Bages (Jan 2012), Vertical Tasting of Chateau du Tertre (Jan 2012), Vertical Tasting of Chateau Cheval Blanc (Oct 2011), New Releases from Piedmont: The Stars Are Aligned (Oct 2011), Vietti: Barolo Riserva Villero – A Complete Retrospective 1982-2004 (Aug 2011), Focus on Tuscany: The 2009s and 2008s (Aug 2011), Krug: Clos du Mesnil 1979-1998 (Jul 2011), Vertical Tasting of Arietta Red Wine H Block Hudson Vineyards Napa Valley (Jun 2011), Exploring the Best of Central and Southern Italy (June 2011), Checking in on Piedmont’s 2000 Vintage (Jun 2011), Le Pupille: A Complete Retrospective 1987-2007
 (May 2011), Vertical Tasting of Il Poggione's Brunello di Montalcino (May 2011), 2006 Brunello: The Emperor’s New Clothes or Historic Vintage? estate’s wines I have ever been a part of. Terms & Conditions. Brunello di Montalcino 1981 Soldera, Montalcino, Italy . Brunello Case Basse by Soldera is the absolute symbol of terroir viticulture in the area of Montalcino. Sangiovese; 1999; Italy; Tuscany Read the Story. There are few wineries with a more storied history in the past decade alone than Soldera. Soldera Brunello di Montalcino Riserva Winner of Vivino's 2020 Wine Style Awards: Italian Brunello (2004 Vintage) 93 by Jeff Leve (1988 Vintage) Among top 1% of all wines in the world (1994 Vintage) Winner of Vivino's 2020 Wine Style Awards: Italian Brunello (2004 Vintage) 1 item left Quantity. Order online, pick up in … Both are modern-day legends. I had the '97 Riserva this past November - it was the best Brunello I have ever had, rating it 99 pts (only other wine I can remember giving a 97+ to was the '01 Di Neri Cerretalto). Case Basse was used to make the, As mentioned above, prior to Things seem a little more relaxed in the cellar, where natural fermentations and extended macerations are the rule. There is something incredibly sensual about Soldera’s, Some years back, I bought six bottles of the, Another very pleasant and unexpected surprise, the, Sadly, three less than perfect examples followed, with off vineyard. Soldera's approach in the vineyard can only be described as maniacal. Montalcino Italy. Vino forse non all’altezza della fama di annate più famose, ma comunque notevole. and Ray Tuppatsch for supplying most of the bottles we tasted. As it turns out the, This incredible tasting of Lastly, this event would not have been possible without the This wine was a game-changer, one of the best wines I have tasted. Soldera’s reputation as a magician in off vintages is heartily confirmed by the two bottlings of … 12 ha is planted to vines. only because it seemed sacrilegious to open anything beyond that at this stage. Chef Michael White prepared a superb meal after the tasting which will significant contribution of the staff at Alto in New York, and particular that Winemaker's Notes: The 1997 Brunello di Montalcino Riserva Case Basse, which spent over four years
in cask, is medium garnet in color but brilliant and vivid in hue. Hune 1966-2010 (Oct 2016), J. F. Coche-Dury & Domaine de la Romanée-Conti (Sep 2016), A Tuscan Icon – Petrolo Galatrona: 1998-2012 (Sep 2016), Tawse Chardonnay Quarry Road: 2006-2013 (Aug 2016), Argiolas Turriga – Looking Back at an Italian Icon: 2012-1988 (Aug 2016), Vertical Tasting of Shafer’s Cabernet Sauvignon Hillside Select (Jul 2016), 2005 Barolo: A Dark Horse Emerges (Jul 2016), Ridge Monte Bello Revisited: 1968 – 2012 (Jul 2016), Vertical Tasting of Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon (Jun 2016), Horizontal Tasting of Napa Valley’s 1995 Cabernets (Jun 2016), Domaine Rousseau Chambertin-Clos de Bèze and Chambertin (Jun 2016), A Look Back at the 2004 & 2005 Barbarescos (Jun 2016), Champagnes Salon & Delamotte 1959-2007 (Jun 2016), Zind-Humbrecht’s Pinot Gris Clos Saint Urbain Rangen de Thann 1983-2013 (Jun 2016), Vertical Tasting of Hundred Acre Kayli Morgan Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Jun 2016), Vintage Retrospective: 2005 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon (May 2016), Vietti Barolo Rocche: A Historical Retrospective 1961-2011 (May 2016), Vertical Tastings of Mondavi’s Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve and I Block To Kalon Vineyard Fumé Blanc (May 2016), Salvioni: Brunello di Montalcino 1985-2011 (May 2016), Vertical Tasting of Domaine Dirler-Cadé’s Sylvaner (May 2016), Vertical Tasting of Kongsgaard Syrah (May 2016), Vertical Tasting of Phelps Insignia (Apr 2016), Italy’s 2015 Rosatos: Full-Bodied and Luscious (Apr 2016), Barberani’s Orvieto Classico Superiore Luigi e Giovanna (Apr 2016), Colgin Retrospective at the Villa d’Este Wine Symposium (Apr 2016), Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair: La Romanée 1865 – 2014 (Mar 2016), Vino Nobile, Carmignano and Tuscany Odds & Ends (Mar 2016), Tuscany’s Mysterious Self-Making Vin Santo (Mar 2016), 2011 Brunello di Montalcino: Terroir Matters (Feb 2016), The Glorious 2002 Red Burgundies (Feb 2016), Vinous in London – April 26 & 27, 2016 (Feb 2016), Montevertine: Le Pergole Torte 1980-2012 (Jan 2016), 2004 Barolo: The Cream Rises to The Top (May 2015), 2005 Tuscany – Ten Years Later (Dec 2015), Vinous Event: 2010 Brunello di Montalcino (Dec 2015), Vinous Table: Veuve Clicquot Retrospective at Marea, New York (Nov 2015), Vinous Napa Valley Vineyard Maps (Nov 2016), Historic Piedmont: A Trip Back In Time (Nov 2015), 2005 Bordeaux with Tanzer & Galloni (Nov 2015), Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Montrachet 1982-2012 (Nov 2015), Castello dei Rampolla: Sammarco 1981-2011 (Oct 2015), On the Tuscan Coast: New Releases (Oct 2015), Calera Pinot Noir Jensen Vineyard – A Journey Through Time 1978-2013 (Sep 2015), Chianti Classico 2013 & 2012: The Luck of the Draw (Sep 2015), Ridge Monte Bello: Past, Present and Future (Jul 2015), Beringer’s Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon: One of Napa Valley’s First Cult Wines (Jul 2015), Forman: Four Decades of Cabernet Sauvignon 1985-2012 (Jul 2015), Horizontal Tasting of Napa Valley’s 1994 Cabernets (Jul 2015), Horizontal Tasting of Napa Valley’s 2004 Cabernets (Jun 2015), Pride – Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Vertical Tasting (Jun 2015), Vinous Event: 2010 Napa Valley at the NoMad Rooftop (Jun 2015), Cellar Favorite: 1988 Montevertine Le Pergole Torte (Jun 2015), Blankiet: Proprietary Red 1999-2012 (May 2015), Roederer Cristal Rosé: A Journey Through Time 1976-2007 (May 2015), Vertical Tasting of Turley's Petite Syrah Hayne Vineyard (May 2015), Dom Pérignon: A Rosé Retrospective: 1962-2004 (May 2015), Colgin Cabernet Sauvignon Tychson Hill – A Complete Retrospective: 2000-2012 (Apr 2015), Sean Thackrey’s Orion: A Complete Retrospective (Apr 2015), A Half Century of Clos des Goisses: 1952-2004 (Mar 2015), Canalicchio di Sopra: Brunello di Montalcino 1970-2008 (Mar 2015), Biondi-Santi: The Epic Vintages 1955-1975 (Mar 2015), Domaine de la Romanée-Conti: Romanée-Conti and Montrachet (Feb 2015), Cellar Favorite: 2006 Tenuta dell’Ornellaia Masseto (Feb 2015), 2010 Brunello di Montalcino: A Promise Fulfilled (Feb 2015), Cellar Favorite: 1965 Col d'Orcia Brunello di Montalcino (Feb 2015), Germany: Ten Years After - 2004 Pinot Noir (Feb 2015), Germany: Ten Years After – 2004 Dry Riesling (Jan 2015), Brovia – Barolo Rocche di Castiglione: 1982-2010 (Jan 2015), Soldera – Case Basse: Brunello di Montalcino 1981-2006 (Jan 2015), Vertical Tasting of Sadie Family Wines Columella (Jan 2015), Germany Grand Cru Riesling: 2004-2013 (Dec 2014), Six Decades of Mayacamas Cabernet Sauvignon: 1967-2012 (Jun 2014), Epic Dunn: Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain 1979-1999 (Feb 2014), Tuscany Part 2: Bolgheri, the Tuscan Coast and More Super-Tuscans (Dec 2014), Everyday Piedmont - Dolcetto, Barbera and Langhe Nebbiolo (Nov 2014), Gaja: Sorì San Lorenzo 1971-2011 (Nov 2014), Cellar Favorite: Six Epic Monfortinos (Oct 2014), Val d’Orcia, Montepulciano, Carmignano and the Undiscovered Tuscany (Oct 2014), 2010 Barolo: Flying High Again, Part 2 (Sep 2014), Cellar Favorite: Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Montrachet 1988-2004 (Sep 2014), Chianti Classico and Beyond – New Releases (Sep 2014), Tuscany Part 1: Chianti, Vino Nobile and Supertuscans (Sep 2014), 1999 Barolo: Brilliance, Intensity and Class (Aug 2014), Checking in on the 1999 Barbarescos (Aug 2014), Domaine de la Romanée-Conti: Focus on Grands-Échézeaux and Richebourg (Jul 2014), Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Rosé 1985-2006 (Jul 2014), Brunello di Montalcino 2009 and 2008 Riserva (Jul 2014), Dalla Valle Maya: A Complete Retrospective 1988-2012 (June 2014), Four Decades of Champagne Salon and Delamotte: 1970-2004 (May 2014), 2009 Brunello di Montalcino: The Day of Reckoning (May 2014), 2010 Red Burgundy: Essays in Terroir (May 2014), A Look Back at the 2008 Barolos (May 2014), Giacomo Conterno Barolo Riserva Monfortino 1970-2006 from Magnum (May 2014), Vertical Tasting of Mastroberardino's Taurasi Riserva (May 2014), Vertical Tasting of Il Marroneto Brunello di Montalcino (May 2014), Vinous Table: Chave Hermitage Vertical at Ristorante Morini, New York (May 2014), Le Macchiole: Paleo Rosso 1992-2012 (Apr 2014), Giacomo Conterno: Barbera d’Alba Cascina Francia 2000-2010 (Mar 2014), Alto Adige: A World Unto Itself (Mar 2014), Alpine Beauty: The Wines of Valle d’Aosta (Mar 2014), Veneto: Stunning Landscapes, Stunning Wines (Mar 2014), 2010 Barolo: Flying High Again (Jan 2014), Vertical Tasting of Chateau Pavie Macquin (Mar 2014), Vertical Tasting of Chateau Branaire-Ducru (Mar 2014), Barolo: A Classification of Vineyards (Feb 2014), Fontodi: Chianti Classico Riserva Vigna del Sorbo 1985-2010 (Feb 2014), Piedmont’s Glorious 1989 and 1990 Vintages Revisited (Feb 2010), Mastroberardino – Defining the Greatness of Taurasi: 1928-2006 (Dec 2013), Antinori Solaia – A Complete Retrospective 1978-2010 (Dec 2013), Castello dei Rampolla d’Alceo – A Complete Retrospective 1996-2011 (Dec 2013), Isole e Olena: Cabernet Sauvignon Collezione De Marchi 1986-2010 (Dec 2013), Borgo del Tiglio – A Study in Whites: 1982-2011 (Nov 2013), Piedmont Beyond Barolo and Barbaresco (Oct 2013), 2009 Barolo: Highs and Lows, Part 2 (Oct 2013), Barbaresco 2010: Treiso Shines (Oct 2013), Vertical Tasting of Col d'Orcia's Brunello di Montalcino Poggio al Vento Riserva (Oct 2013), 2008 Brunello di Montalcino: A Consumer's Vintage (Sep 2013), 2006 Brunello di Montalcino Revisited (Sep 2013), Vertical Tasting of Zind-Humbrecht's Riesling Brand and Riesling Rangen (Sep 2013), Vertical Tasting of Trimbach's Riesling Frederic Emile (Sep 2013), San Giusto a Rentennano Percarlo: The Essence of Gaiole Sangiovese (Aug 2013), Isole e Olena Cepparello: The Heart and Soul of Sangiovese (Aug 2013), Castello di Ama – Chianti Classico Bellavista: 1982-2007 (Aug 2013), Fontodi – Flaccianello and the Path to Greatness: 1981-2009 (Aug 2013), Montevertine Le Pergole Torte: A Sangiovese Icon (Aug 2013), Vinous Table: Villa Bordoni, Greve in Chianti, Italy (Aug 2013), Castellare I Sodi di San Niccolò: A Complete Retrospective 1979 – 2007 (Jul 2013), Castell’in Villa – An Icon Revisited: 1971-2007 (Jul 2013), Felsina – Chianti Classico Riserva Rancia: A Complete Retrospective 1983-2011 (Jul 2013), Brunello di Montalcino 2008 and 2007 Riserva (Jul 2013), Castello di Ama: L’Apparita Retrospective 1985-2009 (Jun 2013), Opus One – Past, Present and Future: 1979-2012 (Jun 2013), Kracher: A Brief Essay 2003-2010 (Jun 2013), Zenato Amarone – A Journey Across Three Decades (Jun 2013), Jadot: Corton-Charlemagne 1973-1996 (Jun 2013), Falling in Love With Alto Adige (May 2013), Gems From The Cellar at Montevertine (Apr 2013), Vertical Tasting of Domaine de Chevalier Rouge (Apr 2013), Vertical Tasting of Chateau Gruaud Larose (Apr 2013), Vertical Tasting of Colgin Cellars' IX Estate Syrah Napa Valley (Mar 2013), Vertical Tasting of Domaine Meo-Camuzet's Vosne-Romanee aux Brulees (Mar 2013), Vertical Tasting of Castello di Monsanto's Chianti Classico Il Poggio Riserva (Feb 2013), Vertical Tasting of Castello di Ama's Chianti Classico Vigneto Bellavista (Feb 2013), Central And Southern Italy: A Wine Lover's Paradise (Feb 2013), 1978 Piemonte Retrospective at Eleven Madison Park (Nov 2012), Piemonte: 2009 and 2010 Barbaresco Plus Other New Releases (Oct 2012), Tuscany Part 2: The Tuscan Coast, More Supertuscans et al (Sep 2012), Vertical Tasting of Corison Winery's Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley (Sep 2012), Tuscany Part 1: Chianti, Vino Nobile and Supertuscans (Jul 2012), Brunello di Montalcino 2007 and 2006 Riserva (Jul 2012), Staring Into The Heart of Sangiovese (Jun 2012), Tuscany 2009 and 2010: A World of Opposites (Jun 2012), The 2002 Burgundies at Eleven Madison Park (May 2012), Col d’Orcia: Brunello di Montalcino Riserva Poggio al Vento 1982-2006 (May 2012), Brunello di Montalcino 2007: A Worthy Successor to 2006 (Apr 2012), Barolo 2008: The Incredible Lightness of Being (Apr 2012), Piedmont Report: Checking in on the 2001 Baroli (Apr 2012), Vertical Tasting of Château Magdelaine (Mar 2012), Vertical Tasting of Château Trotanoy (Mar 2012), Masseto Vertical at A Voce Columbus (Mar 2012), Vinous Table: Ristorante di Poggio Antico, Montalcino, Italy (Feb 2012), Vertical Tasting of Chateau Lynch-Bages (Jan 2012), Vertical Tasting of Chateau du Tertre (Jan 2012), Vertical Tasting of Chateau Cheval Blanc (Oct 2011), New Releases from Piedmont: The Stars Are Aligned (Oct 2011), Vietti: Barolo Riserva Villero – A Complete Retrospective 1982-2004 (Aug 2011), Focus on Tuscany: The 2009s and 2008s (Aug 2011), Krug: Clos du Mesnil 1979-1998 (Jul 2011), Vertical Tasting of Arietta Red Wine H Block Hudson Vineyards Napa Valley (Jun 2011), Exploring the Best of Central and Southern Italy (June 2011), Checking in on Piedmont’s 2000 Vintage (Jun 2011), Le Pupille: A Complete Retrospective 1987-2007
 (May 2011), Vertical Tasting of Il Poggione's Brunello di Montalcino (May 2011), 2006 Brunello: The Emperor’s New Clothes or Historic Vintage?