Tenute Campo al Mare 2012 Bolgheri DOC Vermentino – Wine of the Week

Tenuta Campo al Mare 2012 Bolgheri DOC Vermentino
Tenute Campo al Mare 2012 Bolgheri DOC Vermentino

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Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi 2009 Nipozzano Riserva – Wine of the Week Review

Marchesi de' Frescobaldi 2009 Nipozzano Riserva
Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi 2009 Nipozzano Riserva

Price: $22

Rating: 14.5/20

Region: Tuscany (Chianti Rufina Riserva DOCG), Italy

Varietals: 90 percent Sangiovese & 10 percent Malvasia Nera, Colorino, Merlot & Cabernet Sauvignon

Alcohol: 13.5 percent


Tasting Notes: Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi has been making this classic Chianti at its Nipozzano estate since 1864. Displaying dark cherry and floral aromas on the nose, it reveals earthy red berry flavors with hints of clove and pepper in the mouth. Its food-friendly acidity and supple tannins provide balance.


Food Pairings: Barbecued meat, beef stew, aged cheeses


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