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Vintages Release October 22, 2022

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Red Wine

Frescobaldi Tenuta Perano Riserva Chianti Classico 2017, Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy: From Frescobaldi, Tenuta Perano Riserva 2017 is a dry, full-bodied, aromatic Italian red wine produced from 95% Sangiovese and 5% Merlot wine grapes. Floral with bright red plums, black cherry aromas on the nose, this is a juicy and elegant red with ripe cherry, blueberry, plum, fine herbs, mocha and sweet baking spices generous on the palate. Tannins are fine and firm. Good now, better in a 2023. Drink or cellar for 10 years. Chianti Classico food pairings: meaty lasagne, mushroom risotto, pasta Bolognese. Drink: 2022 - 2031 13496 13.9% XD 750 mL $39.95 Score: 93/100. October 2022. Top Rated Red Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

White Wine

Mallory & Benjamin Talmard 2021, M√Ęcon-Uchizy, Burgundy A.C., France: Mallory & Benjamin Talmard 2021 Chardonnay is dry, full-bodied and zesty with bright apple, lemon-lime zest, honeysuckle, subtle spices and finishing with a mineral kiss, silky on the palate. Chill and enjoy with baked lemon-garlic trout. Food pairings: stuffed roast chicken, linguini with clams and fennel, grilled fish, lobster in butter sauce. Drink: 2022 - 2026 733956 13% XD 750 mL $18.95 Score: 89/100. October 2022. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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