2008 Badia e Coltibuono, Chianti Classico, Tuscany

Producer: Badia a Coltibuono
Vintage: 2008
Grape variety: Sangiovese
Origin: Italy, Central, Tuscany
Appellation: Chianti Classico
Date tasted: 4 April 2011
Price when tasted: £15.30
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Tasting notes

04/04/2011

Dating back to the mid-17th century, this is an estate with a staggering history and an admirable modern-day reputation. A precocious wine with clear potential, it's a miasma of wild strawberry, raspberry and red cherries, with a savoury facet throughout. Alc: 14%. (17 points) £15.30

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