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Castello Di Gabbiano Castle Vineyard Sangiovese 2009 Wine Review

Castello Di Gabbiano Castle Vineyard Sangiovese 2009

Castello Di Gabbiano Castle Vineyard Sangiovese 2009

Tuscany, Italy

Community Score:82/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2012-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Castello Di Gabbiano

Agent: Mark Anthony Wine and Spirits

Natalie's Score: 88/100

A blend of 90% Sangiovese and 10% other red grapes. Smooth and medium- to full-bdoied. Needs food and would be very versatile with a variety of dishes.

Sangiovese food pairings: pasta served with sauce, as well as with meat stuffings, risotto with mushrooms, spiced red meat, roast pork cooked in the tuscan tradition and truffled half-mature cheese..

This Castello Di Gabbiano Castle Vineyard Sangiovese 2009 was reviewed on October 27, 2012 by Natalie MacLean

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Pricing & Stock Information

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GUELPH LINE & UPPER MIDDLE RD100 Add
HIGHLAND & WESTMOUNT (HIGHLAND RD PLAZA)98 Add
KING S. & WILLIAM (WATERLOO TOWN SQ)72 Add
LAWRENCE & DON MILLS68 Add
MAIN STREET & THOMPSON ROAD64 Add
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  • 479337
  • $14.12 
  • 1242 bottles
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39th & Cambie72 Add
Whistler Village52 Add
Sidney32 Add
Richmond Ironwood30 Add
Penticton Plaza28 Add
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Reviews and Ratings

Cat rated this wine as 79/100
A fine, brilliant and intense ruby red color. A good complexity of aromas: very fruity with cherry, red berries and plum. The palate is very well balanced, with round and persistent tannins and a good freshness, warm and fruity with cherry and sweet berries. A long and intense finish.

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