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CALCINAIA CHIANTI CLASSICO 2018 DOCG
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer SAN FABIANO
Very deep intense purple colour. Fairly intense, gently complex, slightly cedary, fairly intense, bright, ripe plum nose. Dry, medium to medium-full bodied, quite well structured, fairly intense, somewhat savoury, tangy, plum flavours with a lingering, bright, subtle sandalwood finish. This blend of Sangiovese with Canaiolo and Colorino has 13.5% alcohol and 4 g/L residual sugar with lot number L.386 on the back label. The 2016 (not presented) was released on November 9, 2019 at $21.95. CSPC 23408
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Woo Win
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Rating **/**+(88.5 points)
Bright,
LCBO Text Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: This is very chewy for a young Chianti Classico with some dark-plum and black-cherry character. Medium to full body. Slightly tough feel at the end. From organically grown grapes. Needs a couple of years to soften. Try after 2021. Score - 92 (jamessuckling.com, Oct. 27, 2020) Price $ 21.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - March 6, 2021
Cases bought 400 (12 bottles per case)

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

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