Bibbiano – Vigne di Montornello 2014 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

The nose is fruity, elegant, straight, aromatic and offers a beautiful density. It reveals notes of blackberry, wild berries, ripe Bigarreau cherry and redcurrant combined with hints of wood, black olive, discreet hints of flowers as well as a subtle hint of sage and spices. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a beautiful acid…

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Felsina – Colonia 2010 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Felsina – Colonia 2010 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

The nose is fruity, well-built and offers elegance, a slight concentration as well as a good structure. It reveals notes of crushed cassis, blackberry and small notes of wood associated with slight touches of garrigue, thyme, flowers / violet, sweet spices and sweet tobacco. The palate is fruity, fresh, mineral, well-balanced and offers a slight…

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Capanelle 2013 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Capanelle 2013 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

The nose reveals notes of blackberry, undergrowth and small notes of garrigue, small wild black berries associated with small touches of redcurrant, raspberry, leather, spices, laurel as well as very discreet hint of gray pepper. The wine needs to be decanted. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers juiciness, suavity, a slight acid frame, a…

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Villa Calcinaia – Vigna Bastignano 2014 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Villa Calcinaia – Vigna Bastignano 2014 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

The nose is aromatic, elegant, racy and offers a beautiful finesse and a very fine intensity. The wine needs to be decanted. It reveals notes of blackberry, crushed wild strawberry, wild berries associated with fine touches of gray pepper, flowers as well as a subtle hint of olive / laurel and fine hints of wood…

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Famiglia Losi 2010 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Famiglia Losi 2010 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

The nose is fruity, aromatic, elegant and offers a small power as well as a fine intensity / richness. It reveals notes of wild strawberries, red berries and small notes of blueberry, plum associated with small hints of toasted oak, forest floor as well as a discreet hint of caramelization and laurel bay. The palate…

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Valiano – 6.38 – 2013 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Valiano – 6.38 – 2013 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

The nose is precise, structured and offers a small concentration as well as finesse. The wine needs to be decanted. It reveals notes of boysenberry, wild berries and small notes of cherry, plum associated with hints of grove, flowers and subtle hints of blueberry, toasted oak and a very discreet hint of chocolate. The palate…

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Castello d’Albola – Il Solatio 2010 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Castello d’Albola – Il Solatio 2010 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

The nose is elegant, gourmet, aromatic and offers a fine intensity as well as a small complexity. The wine needs to be decanted. It reveals notes of blueberry, boysenberry and ripe wild strawberry combined with touches of garrigue, cuben pepper, spices, caramelization as well as a very discreet hint of truffle (in the background, after…

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Fattoria La Ripa 2010 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Fattoria La Ripa 2010 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

The nose offers a fine intensity. The wine needs to be decanted. It reveals notes of boysenberry, ripe small fruits, small red berries and wild strawberry combined with hints of blueberry / violet, oak, tobacco, cuben pepper as well as small touches of olive, cedar and caramel / vanilla. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and…

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Castello di Cacchiano – Millennio 2010 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Castello di Cacchiano – Millennio 2010 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

The nose is fruity and offers power, concentration, a small complexity as well as a beautiful grain. The wine needs to be decanted. It reveals notes of wild blackberry, wild cassis and small notes of crunchy / crushed redcurrant, strawberry associated with small notes of sweet spices, vanilla bean, cardamom, garrigue / olive, toasted oak,…

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Rocca di Castagnoli – Stielle 2013 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Rocca di Castagnoli – Stielle 2013 – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

The nose is fine, powerful, racy and offers concentration. It reveals notes of wild berries, wild cassis and laurel berries combined with small notes of blackberry, red berries, dried black olives and touches of forest floor / garrigue. The palate is fruity, well balanced and offers a fine acid frame, a fine minerality (in the…

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