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Castello di Volpaia Chianti Classico Riserva 2015

Rating

CWA

RP

WS96

JS

AG

ST

W&S

JH

Price: $39.00

This wine is now out of stock. Please contact us at info@porthos.com if you would like to be placed on a waiting list should we receive further bottles.
 This wine is now out of stock. Please contact us at info@porthos.com if you would like to be placed on a waiting list should we receive further bottles.
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96 points Wine Spectator 
“Though saturated with black currant and blackberry fruit and backed by opaque tannins, this red is pure and balanced. Thyme, iron, leather and tar notes give this complexity, while the finish goes into overtime. Best from 2023 through 2040.” - BS (8/2018)
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Milk Chocolate

Dark Chocolate

Savory

Gamey

High Residual Sugar

Bacon

Smoke

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Free ground shipping on 6+ bottles. 

96 points Wine Spectator 
“Though saturated with black currant and blackberry fruit and backed by opaque tannins, this red is pure and balanced. Thyme, iron, leather and tar notes give this complexity, while the finish goes into overtime. Best from 2023 through 2040.” - BS (8/2018)

Winery Castello di Volpaia

Vineyard Designate

AVA Chianti Classico

Region Italy