Castello D'albola Chianti Classico Riserva 2006, Docg

Dark ruby-red currant in colour, the 2006 Chianti Classico Riserva features delightful aromas of delicately toasted oak... Julian Hitner - LCBO, SAQ, BCLDB
315150
Castello D'albola Chianti Classico Riserva 2006, Docg Bottle
88 95 60 3
Castello D'albola Chianti Classico Riserva 2006, Docg 88 3 $24.95
Julian Hitner http://www.winealign.com/profile/13408-Julian-Hitner

Dark ruby-red currant in colour, the 2006 Chianti Classico Riserva features delightful aromas of delicately toasted...

John Szabo, MS http://www.winealign.com/profile/3333-John-Szabo%2C-MS

Nicely mature and ready to enjoy at this stage, Albola's Riserva is a lean, mid-weight, juicy-tart example with...

David Lawrason http://www.winealign.com/profile/466-David-Lawrason

This is a quite light, nervy Chianti for a riserva. I would have thought it was 2008 or 2009, with its floral,...

Castello D'albola Chianti Classico Riserva 2006, Docg

Chianti Chianti
Tuscany, Italy

$24.95 (315150)

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Nicely mature and ready to enjoy at this stage, Albola's Riserva is a lean, mid-weight, juicy-tart example with modest wood influence. Fruit is mostly red, texture is firm and dusty with mouth-watering acids, and length is good to very good. Solid. Score: 88 (John Szabo, MS, www.WineAlign.com, Jan 2013)

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February 16, 2013

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Dark ruby-red currant in colour, the 2006 Chianti Classico Riserva features delightful aromas of delicately toasted...

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John Szabo, MS
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Nicely mature and ready to enjoy at this stage, Albola's Riserva is a lean, mid-weight, juicy-tart example with...

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David Lawrason
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This is a quite light, nervy Chianti for a riserva. I would have thought it was 2008 or 2009, with its floral,...

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