La Castellina Squarcialupi Chianti Classico Riserva 2006, Docg

Chianti Chianti
Tuscany, Italy

$27.95 (214627)

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May 28, 2011

Critic Reviews (4)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Pretty, feminine aromatics on this nose which include candied beets, plum and cherry blossom. Palate features soft...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

The 10% total of merlot + cabernet sauvignon are notable in this riserva-level Chianti, as is a prolonged maturation...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Splendid, very finely crafted Riserva, the 2006 Squarcialupi represents an elegant offering that collectors will want...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is 90% sangiovese with 5% each of cabernet sauvignon and merlot. The nose is ripe, floral, sweet and generous...

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Community Reviews (2)

Mark Lesniak
Mark Lesniak

Very good wine, smokey, spice box, black cherries and herbs.

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Jason Chenier
Jason Chenier

A nice chianti, with a nose of blackberries, leather, and cherries. Pleasent tannins. Goes down velvety smooth. Tasted December 2011.

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