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Tuscany

tuscany.jpgBy Gareth Williams CC2

Tuscany is home to awe-inspiring medieval towns, world-class art museums, and - most importantly for our purposes - the Sangiovese grape. Sangiovese is king in Central Italy, an it sees its highest expression in Tuscan regions such as Chianti, Vino Nobile di Montepulciano and Brunello di Montalcino. 

 

Frescobaldi 2017 Remole Toscana 750ml

$19.04

Made with Sangiovese and a drop of Cabernet Sauvignon, this has aromas of red berry, baking spice and underbrush. The easygoing palate offers red cherry, clove and a hint of white pepper alongside smooth tannins. Enjoy soon to catch the fruit richness...

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Cantina Vecchia 2018 Chianti 750ml

$18.17

Sangiovese is the staple variety in Tuscany and synonymous with Chianti and Brunello wines. Considered a reflection of its terroir, Sangiovese creates wine styles that vary from light and floral, to dark and highly tannic. This wine is a lively ruby red...

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Banfi 2015 Placido Chianti 750ml

$16.43

Winemaker's Notes: "Conte Placido was the hero of an epic battle between two Italian provinces. For his valour, he was awarded a vast estate where winemaking soon became an important part of the culture. A nod to this heritage and legacy, Placido's...

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Il Poggione 2018 Rosso di Montalcino 750ml

$42.52

Bright red. Flint, ripe red cherry and sweet spices on the very ripe and forward but ultimately fresh nose. The sweet spice notes and a refined, austere mouthfeel are typical of the S.Angelo in Colle terroir. Closes juicy and fresh, with lively flavors...

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RD Macie 2019 Straccali Chianti 750ml

$17.30

Intense and persistent; violet notes mingle with cherry. Well-structured with a firm, polished finish. Serve at room temperature. Pair with hearty pastas, stews, poultry and red meats. --Winemaker

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Melini 2019 Neocampana Chianti 750ml

$18.17

The Melini Winery dates back to 1705, and in the 19th Century it was among the first to develop export markets for the Chianti region. Their 2017 Chianti is a blend of the traditional, visible in the unusual bottle that recalls the straw covered Chianti...

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Banfi 2018 Le Rime Pinot Grigio 750ml

$19.04

Castello Banfi began in 1978 as two Italian-American brothers, John and Harry Mariani, set off on their journey to create a modern winery in Italy. The name Banfi is from Giovanni Mariani Sr's maternal aunt Teodolinda Banfi, who grew up alongside the man...

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Fattoria Selvapiana 2019 Chianti Rufina 750ml

$40.78

Selvapiana's 2018 Chianti Rufina is exquisitely beautiful. A wine of translucence and character, the 2018 captures the essence of the vintage in spades. Dark cherry, blood orange, cinnamon, rose petal and mint are all laced together in the glass. The...

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Rocca delle Macie 2016 Sasyr Toscana IGT 750ml

$21.65

Color: intense ruby red .  Bouquet :very intense and complex, with fruity  aromas of cherry, blackberry and raspberry.  Taste: smooth with a good structure, it has  a pleasant freshness and a long persistent  aromatic finish...

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Argiano 2016 Brunello di Montalcino 750ml

$74.99

The Argiano 2016 Brunello di Montalcino shows a lovely transparency to its appearance and follows with lifted red fruit aromas, cassis, wild cherry and blue flower. It is made with a simple approach, fermented in cement tank and aged slowly in oak, and...

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Carpineto Originale NV Rosso 750ml

$22.52

Tuscan producer Carpineto needs no introduction, and is certainly an "Originale" when it comes to producing high-scoring, critically acclaimed wines. The Carpineto Originale is a Sangiovese-dominant red blend that is common to countryside of Tuscany...

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Tenuta San Guido 2018 Guidalberto 750ml

$63.99

A deft and bright blend to serve with a platter of creamy Camembert wedges, the 2018 Guidalberto is 60% Cabernet Sauvignon supplemented with 40% Merlot, showing a smooth and silky delivery of aromas with black fruit and sour cherry backed by spice,...

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Il Palazzone NV Rosso del Palazzone 750ml

$39.91

The vineyards at Il Palazzone are all planted with Sangiovese Grosso, the grape that is known in Montalcino as “Brunello.” Grapes in our Vino Rosso come from the same vines that produce our Brunello DOCG, and receive equal attention and...

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