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Castello Di Gabbiano Chianti Classico 2014 Wine Review

Castello Di Gabbiano Chianti Classico 2014

Castello Di Gabbiano Chianti Classico 2014

Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $22.95

Drink: 2018-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Castello Di Gabbiano

Agent: Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 92/100

This is an earthy, smoky Chianti Classico Riserva with dried berries, sweet spice, earthy mushrooms, leather and vanilla on the nose and palate. Produced by Castello Di Gabbiano, this dry, medium-bodied Tuscan red is a crowd pleaser with a value-added price and a perfect pairing to a meat lover's pizza wine. The Castello di Gabbiano estate is located in the heart of the Chianti Classico region in Tuscany. The historical “Castello” dates back from the 12th century but has been restored into a spectacular hotel which includes its own restaurant, a swimming pool, as well as the winery itself and over 100 hectares of vines and olive groves. All the winemaking work is done on the premises so guests also witness the whole process from picking grapes to bottling. Drink now and for the next three years.

Chianti Classico food pairings: roast beef, cheesy pizza, stuffed roasted turkey, pasta in tomato sauce.

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This Castello Di Gabbiano Chianti Classico 2014 was reviewed on January 3, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Castello Di Gabbiano is a Chianti Classico Riserva from the Tuscany wine region. Earthy and smoky with dried cherries on the nose, on the palate this is a flavoursome red with ripe black cherries, baking spices, tobacco leaf, leather, vanilla, and a hint of smoke. Enjoy now and for the next three years. Pair with a meat lover's pizza. - Community Wine Reviews

1 Member would buy this wine again

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