2016 Dievole Chianti Classico

$19.95
WA90+WS90

From a producer on the upswing, and a great vintage, this represents a phenomenal value in Chianti Classico.

The Wine Advocate describes the wine this way: "The 2016 Chianti Classico is a lean and streamlined expression that puts emphasis on elegance and freshness. The bouquet opens to wild berry and redcurrant with grilled rosemary and red rose petal. This wine finishes on a very crisp and refreshing high note. "

Varietal:
Sangiovese
Winemaker:
Alberto Antonini
Vintage:
2016
Appellation:
Tuscany
Sub-Appellation:
Chianti Classico
Alcohol %:
13.5%
SKU #:
1040950
Size:
750 ml Bottle
WA90+

Wine Advocate

This is an easy-drinking wine that offers a very authentic taste of a territory and its native grapes. The blend is 90% Sangiovese, 7% Canaiolo and 3% Colorino (aged in oak for 13 months). The 2016 Chianti Classico is a lean and streamlined expression that puts emphasis on elegance and freshness. The bouquet opens to wild berry and redcurrant with grilled rosemary and red rose petal. This wine finishes on a very crisp and refreshing high note. With 200,000 bottles made, this value wine should be easy to locate, especially for bargain hunters.

WS90

Wine Spectator

Pure aromas and flavors of cherry, strawberry, leather and earth highlight this intense red. Well-structured, with fine balance and a lingering finish. Drink now through 2024.