Fattoria Le Fonti Chianti Classico 2009, Docg

Chianti Chianti
Tuscany, Italy

$19.95 (295162)

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September 15, 2012

Critic Reviews (4)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Here's a superior Chianti: juicy, fruity, earthy, complex, succulent and inviting, with exceptional length and depth...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Dark garnet in colour, the splendid 2009 Chianti Classico offers traditional notes of cedary/leathery dried cherries,...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Mildly spicy with very good depth for the price point. Violets and sweet raspberries are abundant on the fleshy,...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has an evolved nose of prune, anise and leather. It’s very smooth, almost creamy with a chocolate malt...

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Community Reviews (3)

Robert Kischuk
Robert Kischuk

Agree w the pros...nothing to add except that this is EASILY worth the 20 dollar bill it costs.

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Ryan Hindmarsh
Ryan Hindmarsh

This Chianti will make you smile. Like Buzz Lightyear having a balanced cracker and candy snack. It plays well with others and has a mouth watering, salty black Twizzler taste. Raise your eyebrows, put your fists to your hips and declare that you’re buying beyond a great number of these… to go with sausage pizzas.

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Laurie Fox
Laurie Fox

nuttiness, cherries, slightly drying tannins, earthy for sure, bitter on finish, good length

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