Agricola Querciabella Chianti Classico DOCG 2009


$40 from Prince Wine Store / $25 for 375ml. A 95/5 blend of Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon, aged for up to 14 months in French oak barriques of various ages. Medium+ – intense ruby colour. Sweet youthful aromatics of blackcurrant, cherry candy, Indian spice and concentrated summer florals. A medium-bodied wine with rich acidity and vibrant red fruit flavour, grainy tannins provide a good weight and overall balance to the wine. Perfect for drinking now – 2019. 91/100.

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I am a neuroscience researcher in Melbourne, Australia with a keen interest in wines of the world.
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