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2021 Chianti Classico DOCG, Tuscany, Italy

Nutty, slightly leathery and a hint of tobacco on the nose, predominantly dark berries with plum tones, black olives and floral nuances. Clear, relatively polished, tart, juicy, quite noble fruit, animating acid bite and youthful, fine tannins, dense and persistent on the palate, somewhat herbal and quite clearly peppery spice, nutty and delicately bacony tones, herbs, certain depth, salty minerality, interestingly becomes more tart and pithy with air, very good, firm finish. Even better than a year ago.

Best to drink: Bis 2029+. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 5 May, 2024
Price: 25.00 € find+buy
Type: Rotwein(Red wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Organic labeling: Organic wine
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: Tonneau
Variety: Sangiovese 100%
Registration number: Rie-L0123
wein.plus rating: very good (89 WP)
Last reviewed: 10 August, 2023
Best to drink: Bis 2027+.
Editor note: Clear, firm, rather cool aroma of mixed berries and cherries with fine herbal nuances, a hint of pepper and floral nuances. polished, fresh, fine juicy, youthful fruit, delicately smoky, nutty and again also peppery notes, herbs and floral hints in the background, some bite, fine, friable, yet still youthful tannin, traces of citrus in the background, a little salt and iron, lasting, certain depth and power, very good, tight finish.

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