Badia a Coltibuono 2016 – Chianti Classico Riserva

Badia a Coltibuono 2016 – Chianti Classico Riserva

The nose is fruity, delicious and offers a fine richness and a very fine intensity. It reveals notes of strawberry, redcurrants and small notes of blackberry associated with touches of Cuben pepper, cassis, balsamic, fine hints of liquorice as well as an imperceptible hint of nutmeg, vanilla, black olive and rosemary. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and…

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Mangiacane 2015 – Chianti Classico Riserva

Mangiacane 2015 – Chianti Classico Riserva

The nose is fruity and offers a fine concentration, harmony and a beautiful fruit. It reveals notes of wild strawberry, fleshy wild redcurrants and small notes of plum associated with small touches of rose / violet as well as fine hints of Sichuan pepper, liquorice and a discreet hint of fresh leather (in the background). The mouth is fruity, well-balanced, mineral…

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Vigneti La Selvanella 2014 – Chianti Classico Riserva

Vigneti La Selvanella 2014 – Chianti Classico Riserva

The nose offers a fine concentration, a small power, a fine grain, harmony, good definition as well as tension. It reveals notes of small wild berries, violet and Cuben pepper associated with touches of lily as well as subtle hints of vanilla, almond, vanilla flowers and black olive. The mouth is fruity, well-balanced, fresh and offers a…

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Querciavalle 2015 – Chianti Classico Riserva

Querciavalle 2015 – Chianti Classico Riserva

The nose is well defined and offers a fine grain as well as harmony. It reveals notes of crushed raspberry, crushed wild redcurrants and small notes of violet associated with touches of Sichuan pepper, olive tree, black olive, tea as well as a very discreet hint of clove. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers minerality / a mineral…

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Castagnoli, Terrazze 2016 – Chianti Classico Riserva

Castagnoli, Terrazze 2016 – Chianti Classico Riserva

(organic) The nose offers power as well as concentration. It reveals notes of cherry, violet, garrigue and small notes of balsamic associated with a subtle hint of tea and fine hints of gray pepper. The mouth is fruity, mineral, well-balanced and offers fat, a fine acidulous frame, freshness as well as a very discreet almost saline hint (in…

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Castelvecchi – Lodolaio 2015 – Chianti Classico Riserva

Castelvecchi – Lodolaio 2015 – Chianti Classico Riserva

The nose is fruity and offers a fine power as well as a small aerial side. It reveals notes of red berries, vanilla and crushed blueberry associated with small touches of strawberry, touches of toasted, black olive as well as hints of gray pepper and very discreet hints of garrigue. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers finesse as…

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Castagnoli, Terrazze 2015 – Chianti Classico Riserva

Castagnoli, Terrazze 2015 – Chianti Classico Riserva

(organic) The nose is fruity and offers power and a small peppery side. It reveals notes of raspberry, balsamic and small wheel berries associated with fine touches of violet, hints of camphor, black pepper as well as a discreet hint of black olive and caramelization. The palate is fresh, fruity and offers a very fine tension, a fine…

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Rocca delle Macìe, Sergioveto 2015 – Chianti Classico Riserva

Rocca delle Macìe, Sergioveto 2015 – Chianti Classico Riserva

The nose is fruity and offers a small concentration as well as a very fine power. It reveals notes of raspberry, red berries and cassis associated with touches of cherry, cherry blossoms, violet as well as fine nutmeg and a discreet hint of black pepper. The mouth is fruity, mineral, well-balanced, finely tight and offers a juicy…

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Vallepicciola 2016 – Chianti Classico Riserva

Vallepicciola 2016 – Chianti Classico Riserva

The nose is aromatic and offers a fine richness as well as a very fine power. It reveals notes of crushed strawberry, blueberry and lighter vanilla associated with small touches of plum as well as fine hints of toasted, toasted almonds and an imperceptible hint of sage (in the background). The mouth is mineral, well-balanced and offers a very…

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Bonacchi 2016 – Chianti Classico Riserva

Bonacchi 2016 – Chianti Classico Riserva

The nose is fruity, a bit tight and gourmand. The wine needs to be put in a carafe. It reveals notes of blackberry, crushed strawberry and small notes of small crushed black berries associated with fine touches of flowers, rosemary and hints of sweet spices. The mouth is fruity, well-balanced and offers minerality / mineral structure, dynamism as…

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