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Isole e Olena Chianti Classico 2016 Wine Review

Isole e Olena Chianti Classico 2016

Isole e Olena Chianti Classico 2016

Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $34.95

Drink: 2021-2034

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Isole e Olena

Agent: Halpern Enterprises

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A juicy, silky Chianti Classico with ripe dark cherry, plum, savoury spice, earthy, leather and dried herb flavours on the palate. Produced from 80% Sangiovese, 15% Canaiolo and 5% Syrah wine grapes from the Insole e Olean estate, located in the heart of the Chianti region between the historic cities of Florence and Siena in Tuscany. Great acidity for food. Good now, better in a year or two. Pair with venison roasts.

Chianti Classico food pairings: ravioli, beef stew, pizza, pork chops.

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This Isole e Olena Chianti Classico 2016 was reviewed on May 27, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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From the Tuscany wine region, Isole E Olena 2016 is a savoury, juicy and layered red wine blend of 80% Sangiovese, 15% Canaiolo and 5% Syrah wine grapes. Complex with ripe dark plum, black cherry, meaty, earthy and savory herb flavours finishing long on the palate. Food-friendly acidity. Pair with veal Parmesan. Nice now better in a year or two. - Community Wine Reviews

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