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Castello di Volpaia


  • Chianti Classico 2016
  • Sangiovese, Merlot
  • Italy > Tuscany >> Chianti Classico
  • Red, Dry, Medium-Bodied, Fruity,
  • Match a Chianti Classico with grilled or long-cooked, savory fare.
  • Try a sausage and white bean casserole
  • or tagliatelle with lamb ragú.
  • Millet polenta with eggplant and tomato sauce, if gluten's an enemy.
  • Eyes: Ruby
  • Nose: Medium-High Intensity, developing, red fruits, spicy, tobacco
  • Mouth: Medium Bodied, dry, medium acidity, light-average tannin, moderate-high intensity, medium-long finish, cherry, licorice, truffle
  • Wine Advocate: 90
  • Decanter: 91
  • James Suckling: 92
  • Bottlerocket Index: 4
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  • Overlooking the town of Radda, Castello di Volpaia, an 11th century fortified village located on some of the region's highest elevations and still pretty much intact, is home to its namesake winery. Under its current ownership, Volpaia began farming without chemicals in the 1990's and all of its wines have been certified organic since 2004. Their 2015 aged for a year in French and Slavonian oak before bottling.

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SKU# 101110149

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