Fonterutoli Chianti Classico 2009

Chianti Chianti
Tuscany, Italy

$25.95 (977629)

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July 07, 2012

Critic Reviews (3)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a lovely, modern Chianti with great poise. It has very fragrant, ripe raspberry fruit well integrated with...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Nowadays one of the finest producers in the Classico zone, the Mazzei family has roots here dating back to 1435. Dark...

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Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

Earthy, peppery, smoky, black cherry, leather, floral, plum aromas with a hint of meat. Ripe, round, fresh, juicy...

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Community Reviews (5)

Bob Penney
Bob Penney

Delicious!

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Robert Kischuk
Robert Kischuk

Agree w everybody. Wow :)

Lasagna is in the oven...this bottle might be 'too good' for it but will be served. .

Very nice Chianti.

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Robert Kischuk
Robert Kischuk

Agree w everybody. Wow :)

Lasagna is in the oven...this bottle might be 'too good' for it but will be served. .

Very nice Chianti.

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Brooke McClelland
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Templeton Smith
Templeton Smith

Modern is right -- overly powerful on the palate with a light finish. Not a classy wine. This is what sangiovese would taste like if it was made in california.

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