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2006 Fontodi - Chianti Classico Sangiovese - Italy - Tuscany - Chianti - Classico - Red

Italy - Tuscany - Chianti - Classico

Red Sangiovese
Producer Notes

Located in the picturesque Florentine hillsides just outside the pastoral town of Panzano, Fontodi is the spectacular domain of the Manetti family. The vineyards are located in the valley of the Conca d'Oro (Golden Basin) and enjoy a cool climate and marl-rich soil that gives the fruit a signature high-toned, red cherry profile. The wines are studies in the profound elegance and muted power of... More »

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Drink Dates
Comm: 2010-2012

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Source International Wine Cellar
Issue Issue 151
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Source Jancis Robinson
Author RalphTs
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Tasted On 04/14/2015
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Author Charley
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 98.251%
Tasted On 03/17/2014

Tasty with a meat sauce.

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Author Koby
Site / Blog The Wine Forum Trust Rating 97.574%
Tasted On 01/15/2012
Drink Dates 2011-2015

Classic in style, a great Chianti Classico of cherries, leather, flowers and spice. Color: Dark red, red edges Nose: Cherries, dried flowers, leather and spice. Palate: Medium bodied, great fruit expands over the palate and finishes with fine tannins and great refreshing acidity

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Author Kottabos
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 99.825%
Tasted On 11/06/2010

Bright ruby in color with clear aromas of cherry. Velvety smooth on the palate and tasting of dusty cherry and plum with a hint of cigar tobacco.

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Author Drexel
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 89.474%
Tasted On 11/24/2009
Drink Dates 2009
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