Saturday, June 7, 2008

Chianti Classico. Brief.

It is a tuscan wine produced in Chianti Classico, Italy. The grape is mostly Sangiovese, but depending on the producer, Sangiovese could be blended with Canaiolo and even Merlot. The wine is very nice, rich, balanced, medium term, and it goes with almost everything.

1.- Ruffino Ducale Riserva Tan Label, 2000.
2.- Rocca delle Macie, 1998.
3.- Castello di Verrazzano, 2004.
4.- Fonterutoli, 1999, 2000.
5.- Borgo Scopeto, 2001.