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Carpineto Riserva Chianti Classico 2013 Wine Review

Carpineto Riserva Chianti Classico 2013

Carpineto Riserva Chianti Classico 2013

Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy

Community Score:93/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $29.95

Drink: 2018-2026

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Carpineto

Agent: Univins and Spirits Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 92/100

Carpineto Riserva 2013 Chianti Classico is an elegant, medium-plus bodied 80% Sangiovese and 20% Canaiolo red wine blend with juicy black cherry, leather, dried herbs and florals with a touch of smokiness on the finish. Pair with a rich, sun-dried tomato sauce dish.

Chianti Classico food pairings: pasta in tomato sauce, breaded veal cutlets, stuffed roasted turkey.

Perfect Pasta and Tomato Sauce Wine

This Carpineto Riserva Chianti Classico 2013 was reviewed on November 7, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Wineboy rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

Premium Chianti Classico often show forest floor/mushroom aromas. This Chianti Class. shows more floral lifted aromas reminiscent of Brunello without the price of Brunello. Pure cherry fruit on the palate which more than matches a hint of forest floor aromas. Enveloping tannins mean this will improve with age. 3-6 years I'm guessing. A beauty now - but wait.
Carpineto Riserva 2013 is a Chianti Classico from the Tuscany wine region. The Riserva is an elegant, medium-plus bodied 80% Sangiovese and 20% Canaiolo red wine blend with juicy black cherry, leather, dried herbs and florals with a touch of smokiness on the finish. This wine calls for tomato-based dishes, cured meats and aged cheeses. Drink now and for the next five years. - Community Wine Reviews

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