Wine Spectator 90 points -“Smoky, with flavors of wild herbs, black currant and plum, this red takes on a salty note as the finish plays out. Balanced, if austere, with a lingering aftertaste. Drink now through 2024. 16,500 cases made.”
The name Farnito is derived from a type of oak tree known as Farna found in the vicinity of the vineyards. Carpineto Farnito Cabernet Sauvignon is produced from estate-grown fruit. A full-bodied Super Tuscan, Carpineto Farnito is a rich expression of the Cabernet Sauvignon varietal boasting complex aromas of ripe red cherry with concentrated flavors of spice and licorice. Aged in French and American oak barrels for 12 months, the wine is structured with a vanilla note and big tannins marking the finish.
roasts, game and Tuscan cheeses.