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Frescobaldi 'Nipozzano' Riserva Chianti Rufina DOCG, Tuscany Italy
91 Points

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Vintage: 2013
BC: $22.45
ON: $21.95
Quebec: $22.25

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -107276
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WineScores' Review

Classic, earthy, fresh.
Plums and red cherries, earth and tobacco tobacco, warm spices and fresh botanical aromas dominate this vintage of the Nipozzano. The palate is equally earthy; it has chalky tannins, bright acidity and a good mid-palate weight.
A classic.
Pair:slow roasted meats, tomato-based sauces and aged Italian cheeses.

Pairs great with Gone Crackers Parmesan & Rosemary
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Cheese - Semi Hard / Medium , Cheese - Hard/Aged, Italian Food, Tomatoes and Tomato Sauces, GONE CRACKERS

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2017-12-08 08:27:48.0


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