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

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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 For more information, visit Other Sangioveses we have tasted Check out GAYOT’s Florence Travel Guide Related Content: Top 10 BBQ Wines Wine and Food Pairing Wine of the Week Reviews New Releases