2016 Dievole Chianti Classico

$17.96 $19.95 (-10%)
WA90+

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
SKU #:
1040950
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.