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Fattoria Carpineta Fontalpino
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2019 Chianti Classico DOCG "Fontalpino", Tuscany, Italy

Clear, quite fresh, polished red and black berry nose with a little cherry as well as herbal, nutty, peppery and floral nuances. Tight, again fresh, juicy fruit, slightly nutty and hints of toasty notes, lively, fine acidity and ripe tannin, persistent, hints of smokiness, a hint of coffee grounds, salty in the background, a hint of meat juice, some depth, has life and bite, very good, juicy and spicy finish.

Best to drink: Bis 2026+. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 1 June, 2022
Price: 17.00 € find+buy
Type: Rotwein(Red wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 14%
Organic labeling: Organic wine
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: Tonneau
Variety: Sangiovese 100%
Registration number: DF-L.1232116
wein.plus rating: very good (89 WP)
Last reviewed: 7 July, 2021
Best to drink: Ende 2021 bis 2026+.
Editor note: Almost cool, somewhat peppery-spicy scent of red and black berries with cherry nuances, herbal notes as well as a trace of juniper, meat juice and smoke. Quite tight, tart-juicy fruit, again herbal notes and a trace of juniper, some bite, relatively fine tannin, good persistence, peppery tones, has power and at the same time a certain freshness, good to very good, tight finish with tart spice and mineral nuances.

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