Tenuta Il Quinto – GuardoAlto 2018 – Toscana IGT

Tenuta Il Quinto – GuardoAlto 2018 – Toscana IGT

The nose is fruity and offers elegance, gourmandize, finesse as well as power. It reveals notes of ripe cassis, Bigarreau cherry and small notes of juicy/fleshy red fruits associated with a hint of violet, garrigue/sens of the place, juicy blueberry, fine hints of Cuben pepper as well as a subtle hint of nutmef and spices….

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Carpineto 2015 – Rosso di Montalcino

Carpineto 2015 – Rosso di Montalcino

The nose is fruity, well-balanced and offers juiciness as well as a slight concentration. It reveals notes of cherry, fleshy / fresh raspberry and cherry pit combined with slight touches of blackberry / blueberry as well as very slight touches of liquorice, toasted oak, chocolate and an imperceptible hint of black olive. The palate is…

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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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Castell’in Villa 2010 – Chianti Classico Riserva

The nose is aromatic, quite elegant, racy and offers concentration. It reveals notes of cassis, black berries and small notes of red berries / raspberry associated with a touch of violet, menthol, olive tree / forest soil as well as small touches of sweet spices, caramelization and small toasted touches. The palate is fruity, well-balanced,…

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Bandini – Villa Pomona 2012 – Chianti Classico Riserva

Bandini – Villa Pomona 2012 – Chianti Classico Riserva

The nose reveals notes of wild berries, crushed redcurrants, laurel / laurel berries and racy minerality associated with slight touches of crushed blackberry, olive and spices. The wine needs to be decanted. The mouth is juicy, straight, precise, well-balanced and offers a slight suavity, an acid frame as well as tension. On the palate this…

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Cennatoio – Lauchum 2017 – Toscana

Cennatoio – Lauchum 2017 – Toscana

The nose is concentrated, slightly tight and offers gourmandize as well as a certain generosity from the fruit. It reveals notes of liquorice sticks, black cherry and black berries, associated with fine touches of wild red berries, black olive as well as very discreet hints of garrigue and an imperceptible iodine hint. The palate is…

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Cennatoio 2017 – Chianti Classico

Cennatoio 2017 – Chianti Classico

The nose reveals notes of blackberry associated with small touches of juicy berries, leather as well as discreet hints of redcurrant and a imperceptible hint of grove/olive tree (in the background). The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a good definition, a fine mineral frame, a fine juiciness, a fine tension, a good guideline as…

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GuardoAlto – Tenuta il Quinto 2017 – Toscana

GuardoAlto – Tenuta il Quinto 2017 – Toscana

The nose is aromatic, slightly concentrated and racy. It reveals notes of liquorice, cassis and small black berries associated with a subtle hint of garrigue/dry ground of the local forest as well as a very discreet hint of spices and dry olive. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers fullness, a small fat, a small…

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Valiano – Poggio Teo – Vendemmia 2013 – Chianti Classico

Valiano – Poggio Teo – Vendemmia 2013 – Chianti Classico

The nose is fruity, gourmand, well-balanced and offers a very slight concentration (in the background). It reveals notes of boysenberry, crushed cassis, raspberry jam and small notes of Bigarreau cherry associated with slight toasted touches, cocoa, vanilla as well as a hint of caramelization and an imperceptible hint of almond (in the background). The palate…

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Contessa di Radda – Geografico 2014 – Chianti Classico

Contessa di Radda – Geografico 2014 – Chianti Classico

The nose is fruity and offers crunchy fruits. It reveals notes of ripe cassis, blackberry and Bigarreau cherry associated with touches of crushed wild strawberries, slight toasted touches, tea as well as a subtle hint of balsamic and Sichuan pepper. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, silky and offers a good definition, tension, a beautiful suavity,…

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