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C. BERARDENGA CHIANTI CLASSICO 2016 DOCG
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CASTELLO DI BOSSI
Assessed from a bottle purchased at the LCBO. Fairly deep purple colour. Complex, cedar-tinged, ripe, minerally, plum-driven nose with some red licorice and sandalwood, notes. Dry, medium bodied, harmonious, slightly spicy, tangy, fairly dense, still somewhat tart, raspberry-plum-red-cherry flavours with a lingering, high acid, cedar-tinged, somewhat mineral driven finish. perfect with tomato-based sauces. This 100% Sangiovese has 14% alcohol and 3 g/L residual sugar with lot number L.24/20 on the capsule. CSPC 994608
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Con Oen
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Rating **+(89 points)
Dry, Minerally, Tangy, Plum
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: There is some good richness to this Chianti Classico with blackberries, nutmeg, hazelnuts and a touch of spices and Christmas cake. Full body, ripe and round tannins, zesty acidity and a medium to long finish. [Ready to] Drink now. Score - 93 (James Suckling, jamessuckling.com, Sept. 11, 2018) Price $ 22.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - August 22, 2020
Cases bought 698 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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