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Fattoria Carpineta Fontalpino
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2018 Chianti Classico DOCG "Fontalpino", Tuscany, Italy

A hint of dried-vegetable and earthy scent of red and black berries with tobacco nuances and a hint of dried flowers. Polished, rather juicy, clear fruit, delicate tobacco and toasty wood nuances, a little herbal on the palate, fine, youthful tannin, delicate bite, restrained power, persistent, salty in the background, delicate toasty tones, very good, juicy and somewhat spicy finish with grip

Best to drink: Bis 2025+. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 21 July, 2020
Price: Up to 20.00 €
Type: Rotwein(Red wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 14%
Organic labeling: Organic wine
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: large wood
Variety: Sangiovese 100%
Registration number: DF-L.0282001

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