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San Felice Chianti Classico Riserva Poggio Rosso 2010 750ml

Rated 94 - #83 Top 100, 2014 - Here's an outstanding Chianti Classico made from 80% Sangiovese, 10% Pugnitello and 10% Colorino that opens with...
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Tenuta Caparzo Brunello Di Montalcino 2010 750ml

Rated 95 - So much dried lemon and orange peel character here. Wet leaf, wet earth, stone and lightly smoked meat. Full body, integrated tannins...
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Tenute Silvio Nardi Brunello Di Montalcino 2010 750ml

Rated 95 - Aromas of blackberry, stone, slate, oyster shell and truffle, turning to a full body with soft, velvety tannins and a long, long finish....
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Valdipiatta Vino Nobile Di Montepulciano 2010 375ml

Rated 90 - A dark, powerful wine, the 2010 Vino Nobile di Montepulciano shows off gorgeous definition and clarity, especially for such a big wine....

2010 Sangiovese

The name of this grape, meaning 'blood of Jove' conjures up evocative images of long dead civilizations, and gives the Sangiovese varietal a sense of the holy, the sacred, the special. Indeed, this particular type of Italian grape has been cultivated and processed for thousands of years, and is said to be the original favorite grape varietal of the Romans, and the Etruscans before them. Throughout history, vintners have continued to plant this varietal, and they continue to produce wonderful wines to this day. The long bunches of very dark, round fruit are treasured by fine wineries in Italy and a few other places around the world, and when young, these grapes are lively – full of strawberry flavors and a little spiciness. However, it is when they are aged in oak that they take on some truly special flavors and aromas, as seen in some of the finest wines of the Old World.