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Gabbiano Castle Vineyard Chianti 2011 Wine Review

Gabbiano Castle Vineyard Chianti 2011

Gabbiano Castle Vineyard Chianti 2011

Tuscany, Italy

Community Score: 4.4/5

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $13.95

Drink: 2012-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Gabbiano

Agent: Treasury Wine Estates

Product: 78006

Product: 25155

Product: 10754279

Product: 600203

Natalie's Score: 86/100

Full-bodied and smooth with dark red fruit and smoke. Good acidity for food.

Chianti food pairings: pastas with mushroom sauce, aromatized white meat, roast lamb, or half-mature cheese..

This was reviewed January 3, 2013 by

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Emily Notman rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Smoke and plum on the nose, red fruit on the palate. Medium tart tannins, slightly oaky finish. Paired with spaghetti bolognese nicely, the Parmesan softened the tannins significantly.
Heather Wall CS; WSET Advanced rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Medium+ body. Dark ruby colour. Good value Chianti. Black fruit, violets, oak, smoke nose. Palate gave me some licorice notes as well. Enjoyed @zazaza pizza in the Glebe. Paired nicely with my Crazy Horse pizza. Pair with anti-pasto,proscuitto, veal, chicken or Italian cheeses
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

Gabbiano Chianti as a subtle nose with mushroom aromas. The sip is bright with red cherry and ripe cherry tomato. There are elements of red licorice of pepper in the medium length.

Source: NB Liquor Stores
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

Gabbiano Chianti présente un nez subtil avec des arômes de champignons. Il est brillant avec des saveurs de cerises rouges et de tomates mures. On retrouve des éléments de réglisse rouge et de poivre dans sa longueur moyenne.

Source: NB Magasin d'Alcool
A fine ruby red color with a floral bouquet of violet on a fruity background of red wild berries. A dry and
mellow taste great freshness, soft tannins and a medium to full body, long taste with a sweet finish.
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