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Rocca Delle Macìe Riserva Di Fizzano Chianti Classico 2009 Wine Review

Rocca Delle Macìe Riserva Di Fizzano Chianti Classico 2009

Rocca Delle Macìe Riserva Di Fizzano Chianti Classico 2009

D.O.C.G., Tuscany, Italy

Community Score: 4.4/5

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $27.95

Drink: 2014-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Rocca Delle Macìe

Agent: Noble Estates Wines & Spirits

Product: 699454

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Full-bodied and tannic with a good tarry, black fruit grip on the palate. Savoury and meaty. Give it some cellar time then decant 2 hours with a hearty meat dish. Good value.

Chianti Classico food pairings: medallions of veal, grilled sausage, roast chicken.

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Lesley Quinn Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

The Fizzano estate is not just an ideal terroir for grape vines, it is also home to many olive trees, of which the olive oil has received DO Organic certification. The wine is rich and full of dark fruits with a hint of game, but on the palate the freshness of tart cherries comes alive, while the velvet tannins hug your mouth. A great showing of Chianti Classico, ideal with pasta tossed in pesto and some of that delicious Rocca Delle Macie olive oil.
Made in a very respectable Chianti Classico style, the wine delivers freshness, with tart berry notes and a bright, streamlined feel. A Sangiovese-based wine (with small percentages of Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot). Score: 91. Source: Monica Larner, Wine Enthusiast, Oct. 2012
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