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Lornano Chianti Classico 2013 Wine Review

Lornano Chianti Classico 2013

Lornano Chianti Classico 2013

Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Lornano

Agent: Frontier Wine Merchants

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Full-bodied Italian Chianti made from the Sangiovese grape, with grainy tannins. The wine was aged for 12 months in oak barrels imparting a smoky character. Aromas of tart cherry and earth. Pair with lasagna or pasta with tomato sauce.

Chianti Classico food pairings: cheesy pizza, rich tomato sauce and pasta, vegetarian lasagna.

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This Lornano Chianti Classico 2013 was reviewed on March 2, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

This cherry coloured Chianti Classico has aromas of blueberry preserves, cedar, cinnamon, floral notes, and hints of vanilla bean.

On the palate, there are blackberry and blackcurrant flavours, as well as black pepper, subtle coffee notes, and a slightly bitter finish. It is medium bodied with fairly structured yet gentle tannins, and fresh acidity. A lovely wine at a very affordable price.

Tasted January 2018
There is a firm tannic grip on the palate and finish on this Chianti Classico from the Tuscany wine region. Lornano (2013) is made from 100% Sangiovese grapes and is well-priced under $20, but could use some cellar time to show its best. Pair with a rich meat-filled pasta and richer tomato sauce. - Community Wine Reviews

1 Member would buy this wine again

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