Ruffino Chianti 2012, Tuscany

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Chianti Chianti
Italy

$12.95 (1743)

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Critic Reviews (9)

Bill Zacharkiw
Bill Zacharkiw

Tasted this and wanted a veal scallopini delivered to my table. Shows the characteristic traits of traditional...

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Craig Pinhey
Craig Pinhey

Quiet nose, elegant, subtle cherry notes. A simple little wine, with light cherry fruit and tart acidity. Basic Chianti.

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Rhys Pender, MW
Rhys Pender, MW

Classic Chianti with savoury dried herb, tobacco, leather, meat, plum and orange zest on the nose. The palate is dry...

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Michelle Bouffard
Michelle Bouffard

Simple and easy to drink, this wine offers good value for money. Notes classic cherry and cinnamon that if often...

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Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

This bottle is a major improvement since I last tasted this vintage in November 2013, maybe this was sourced from a...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

(Tasted blind at WWAC14): Dark-opaque ruby in colour and somewhat closed when examined, the 2012 Chianti suggests...

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Treve Ring
Treve Ring

Ruffino's entry level Chianti starts with dusty cherry, a touch of meat and a bit of old wood must. Tannins are a...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Candied cherries and strawberries lead off, much like the (carbonic maceration) aromatics of Beaujolais, though with...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has a fruity almost Beaujolais-like nose with some confected strawberry-cherry and a touch of vanilla and...

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