Thursday, January 31, 2013

Villa Travignoli Chianti Rufina DOCG 2010 87 points

Ruby red with garnet reflection toward the rim
Clean moderate plus intensity dark plums earthy rustic nose with old barrels influence spicy, almondy
Dry with moderate plus acidity, fresh moderate plus tannins firm grip savoury moderate plus alcohol of 13.5% abv quite warming though, delicately juicy  spicy farewell.
From Caroline Fine Wine in Cape Town.