Brunello di Montalcino is a red wine with a DOC protected designation of origin. The production zone is limited to Tuscany, on the territory of the municipality of Montalcino in the south of the province of Siena.
Brunello di Montalcino is one of the best and most expensive wines in Italy. Brunello di Montalcino is drinkable on average after 10 years and can then be kept for a few more years. Brunello di Montalcino, together with Barbaresco and Barolo from Piemonte, is one of the best red wines in Italy.