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Piccini, Chianti Classico Riserva, Tuscany, 2009

Piccini

Score

86
  • Grape Variety: Sangiovese
  • Drink: 2013 - 2020

Manufacturer:

Piccini

Richard Baudains

Tasting: Chianti Classico Riserva

Black cherry and iris, with touches of powder puff, saline nuance. Round entry, firm middle and long concentrated fruit finish, with lovely Sangiovese tang.

Emily O'Hare

Tasting: Chianti Classico Riserva

Slightly sweet, international, beautifully balanced, just lack connection with this Riserva.

Michael Palij

Tasting: Chianti Classico Riserva

Appealing nose of red currant, pomegranate, mocha, slightly unripe rose hip and vegetal note. Elegant, refined and delicate with no obvious oak but the fruit is one-dimensional and lacks the layers that would mark this out. Attractive but undistinguished.

Details

Wine name: Piccini
Wine classification: DOCG
Wine alcohol content: 13%
Wine colour: Red
Wine vintage: 2009
Wine style: Red, medium-bodied
Country: Italy
Region: Tuscany
Subregion: Chianti Classico Riserva

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