Rocca Di Castagnoli Poggio A'frati Chianti Classico Riserva 2006

Chianti Chianti
Tuscany, Italy

$29.95 (23358)

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April 30, 2011

Critic Reviews (4)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Ripe, evolved, complex, solidly structured Chianti here, with firm tannins and saliva-inducing acidity, and a solid...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Just when I thought I’d tasted all the first-rate wines from the exemplary ’06 vintage, the Poggio a’Frati comes...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This maturing Chianti shows a fairly shy but complex nose of currant/rhubarb fruit with rosemary, leather and lead...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Inviting nose of wild-berry, bramble and vanilla pod. Palate shows abundant anise, blackcurrant and intense dark...

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Community Reviews (1)

iveyman
iveyman

This is a lovely 2006 vintage Chianti Classico Riserva Poggia a'Frati from Tuscany, Italy. Dark red, rich in fruit, cherries with minty taste and a little spicy. Well balanced, easy to drink. Goes well with cheese and lamb stew. Love it. Drink it now. Recommended.

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