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Villa Trasqua Nerento Gran Selezione Chianti Classico 2010 Wine Review

Villa Trasqua Nerento Gran Selezione Chianti Classico 2010

Villa Trasqua Nerento Gran Selezione Chianti Classico 2010

Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $39.95

Drink: 2013-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Villa Trasqua Nerento

Agent: Frontier Wine Merchants

Natalie's Score: 91/100

The taste of maturity: tanned leather, dried fruit and herbs. Lovely moth-watering acidity for a rack of lamb. Elegant with a long finish. OTHER: A rich and velvety-textured Chianti Classico with balsamic, walnut and dried cherry aromas and flavours. Full body, chewy tannins and a long, flavourful finish. This is structured. Excellent for a 2010. Holding on beautifully. A single vineyard red. Drink or hold. Score - 93 (James Suckling, jamessuckling.com, Oct. 29, 2015).

Chianti Classico food pairings: veal medallions, roasted pork loin, prime rib, coq au vin, grilled tuna with a pepper crust.

This Villa Trasqua Nerento Gran Selezione Chianti Classico 2010 was reviewed on August 27, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Monique Sosa - Accredited Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Intense smoke, dried sage, vanilla, and cherry dominate the aromas. The palate shows a hefty (med +) body with notes that repeat from the nose. Acidity is high and lingering leaving the mouth watering for more. Overall, balance and structure are well integrated. Enjoy pairing with eggplant parmesan. Tasted Nov 2016 - @sommsosa | bespoketastings.ca
Villa Trasqua Nerento Gran Selezione Chianti Classico 2010 is a Sangiovese Blend from Italy's Tuscany wine region, 14.5% alcohol, full-bodied and smooth and very dry at 2 g/l of sugar. Drink or hold in cellar for up to five years. - Community Wine Reviews

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