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Santa Margherita Chianti Classico 2011 Wine Review

Santa Margherita Chianti Classico 2011

Santa Margherita Chianti Classico 2011

Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2015-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Santa Margherita

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Tarry black with a firm tannic grip: decant 1-2 hours to smooth out. Aromas of black spice and black fruit with toasty oak. Pair with rare steak.

Chianti Classico food pairings: meat lovers pizza, pasta in tomato sauce, breaded veal cutlets, cobb salad.

Perfect Pasta and Tomato Sauce Wine

This Santa Margherita Chianti Classico 2011 was reviewed on February 20, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Heather Wall - CS; WSET Advanced rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Thick and rich black fruit in this medium-bodied Tuscan red wine give way to grainy tannins and a punch of acidity. Suggest decanting 1-2 hours. Meat lovers pizza; game; pasta with a veal tomato sauce.
Tasted: January 2016
As the back label reads: tannic austerity dominates the palate, and this can be very attractive when paired with grilled meats. Also pair with rustic Tuscan cuisine and barbecued steak. Lots of spices on the finish. Decant 2 hours. - Community Wine Reviews

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