Estate Wines Multimedia News Trade Materials Quick Browse Estates


23 March 2018 News

Casisano Brunello di Montalcino 2012 was featured in “25 wines to drink now or lay down for the future,” which originally ran on The Daily Meal, and syndicated to the online editions of the Los Angeles Times (California), The Baltimore Sun (Maryland), Orlando Sentinel (Florida), The Hartford Courant (Connecticut), South Florida Sun Sentinel,  San Diego Union-Tribune (California), and Pacific San Diego (California). Wine writer Roger Morris recommends the Brunello as a “wine to drink soon,” highlighting its “big flavors – tart, earthy, and gamy, with lots of raspy tannins.”

Click here to read the rest of the article.

20 February 2018 News

The Arizona Daily Sun Online featured the Tommasi 2011 Casisano Brunello di Montalcino in “Pine Wine: Decadent wines for Valentine’s Day.” Wine editor John Vankat recommends a list of decadent wines in varying price ranges to enjoy this Valentine’s Day, describing the Brunello as a “finely polished wine with smooth texture, rich fruit and engaging tannins that combine in an extended, strong, beautiful finish.” The article has since been syndicated to (online version of the Wisconsin State Journal daily newspaper).  Click here to read the article.

20 February 2018 News

We are excited to share that Tommasi’s Casisano Brunello 2012 was featured on Buzzfeed, a food, drink and lifestyle website with incredibly high traffic that often posts lifestyle and personality quizzes. The 2012 Casisano Brunello di Montalcino is featured as an answer in the quiz “Plan Your Valentine’s Day And We’ll Give You A Wine And Movie Date.” While taking the quiz, if you pick all of the most rich and decadent answers you are given the choice of the Casisano Brunello as the wine you should serve on the romantic evening. Editor Hannah Loewentheil recommends the Brunello as a decadent Valentine’s Day choice, perfect for those who want to “go a step above the ordinary,” describing the wine as “velvety, elegant, and slightly spicy.”

Click here to take the quiz!

12 February 2018 News

The Baltimore Sun, online version of the daily Maryland daily newspaper, featured the Tommasi 2012 Casisano Brunello di Montalcino in “Wine is the perfect gift for Valentine’s Day.” Wine writers Tom Marquardt and Patrick Darr recommend a selection of wines for Valentine’s Day, noting that if you’re planning a dinner of Italian pasta or steak, “there is nothing more luxurious and romantic than Brunello di Montalcino.” This roundup ran also ran in the The Capital Gazette, Maryland Gazette, and the Carroll County Times, all Maryland/Delaware newspapers. Click here for the link!

15 December 2017 News

Tommasi Casisano Brunello di Montalcino 2011 and Tommasi Amarone 2013 were featured in an end of year wine review on (online version of The Plain Dealer, a regional newspaper in Cleveland, Ohio). Wine writer Marc Bona recommends a list of wines worth splurging on, and as “no list is complete without a good Italian wine.” This article was syndicated on the Staten Island Advance online, a local Staten Island, New York news website.

Click here to read the full article.

3 April 2017 News

The Buying Guide of the May 2017 issue of Wine Enthusiast features the 2011 Casisano Brunello di Montalcino. Wine editor Kerin O’Keefe awarded the Brunello 92 points, noting the wine as having “aromas of Mediterranean scrub, underbrush, berry, licorice and balsamic.” Kerin goes on to say “the aromas carry through to the rounded palate along with the juicy cherry, grilled herb, cured meat, clove and toasted note. Polished tannins provide the framework.”

6 March 2017 News

The Capital Gazette featured the Casisano Brunello di Montalcino in its regular wine column. At the end of the story wine writer Tom Marquardt lists his top Wine Picks for the week, including the Casisano Brunello di Montalcino. “Intense but targeted aromas with delicious dark berry and spice flavors. Well balanced and long in the finish, this is an outstanding wine.”

Click here to read the full article.

6 January 2017 News

The Detroit News Online featured the Tommasi Amarone 2012 and Casisano Brunello di Montalcino in “Best Italian Wines to Give as Gifts,” a syndication of Peter Gianotti’s holiday wine story originally running in Newsday.

Click here to read the full article

23 December 2016 News

Newsday, the main newspaper of Long Island and Queens, featured the Amarone 2012 and Casisano Brunello di Montalcino “Wines from Italy to give at the holidays” in the newspapers Drinks section. Wine writer Peter Gianotti included the two Tommasi wines in this gift guide for “the imbiber who savors the flavors of Italy.” Peter notes that the Amarone is “excellent now but also will mature for holidays over the years.” The Casisano Brunello is noted for its “finesse and flair, plus a harvest of dark fruit.”

16 December 2016 News

The Daily Meal featured the Casisano Brunello di Montalcino in the holiday wine roundup “Pour Some Holiday Cheer: Five Fantastic Red Wines for the Naughty and Nice!” Wine writer Wanda Mann writes of the Brunello that it is “one of Italy’s most important wines and this beauty from the famed Tommasi family is a lovely expression of the varietal.” This holiday wine roundup was also featured on Wanda’s personal blog The Black Dress Traveler.

Click here to see the Five Fantastic Red Wines