Sangiovese, 2016

Fiore

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Fiore Chianti 2016

$23.00

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The wine's story

12 years ago, Alessandro Fiore (youngest son of famed Tuscan grape grower and winemaker Vittorio Fiore) created a new wine in the heartland of Tuscany.

A wine that was honest to its roots but spoke... read more

Sommelier notes

Classic Sangiovese here - no tricks, just straight up meaty, savoury wine that has an extra edge of cranberry/rhubarb fruitiness.

The nose really captivates - Very rich, with hints of strawberry an... read more

Food pairings

When it comes to the sort of casual, laid back dining the Italians do so well, nothing quite beats a top bottle of Sangiovese. This grape makes for wonderfully balanced wines, which really capture ... read more

More Info

Cellar Period: 5-10 years - This wine is excellent now, and will hold up really well over the next decade.

Alcohol Level: 13.50%

    • Pairings
    • Pizza
    • Antipasto
    • Venison
    • Duck
    • Pasta
    • Game
    • Production Methods
    • Alcoholic Fermentation
    • Tastes
    • Tangy
    • Salty
    • Earthy
    • Seasons
    • Autumn
    • Spring
    • Moods
    • Excited
    • Always a winner
    • Any and all
    • Oak
    • French Oak