Banfi Chianti Classico Reserva 2017

Synopsis, Our Opinion: A drinkable, rough-hewn and mediocre Chianti Classico Reserva. Producer/Winery: Castello Banfi; Montalcono, Italy. Grape Variety: Sangiovese blend – Sangiovese, Canaiolo Nero and […]

Caparsino Chianti Classico Riserva 2014

Synopsis, Our Opinion: It’s still our favorite. Producer/Winery: Paolo Cianferoni; Azienda Agricola Caparsa; Radda, Italy. Grape Variety: Sangiovese. Geographic Appellation,, Region, Country: Chianti Classico; Tuscany, […]

Fattoria Castellina Ipogeo 2015

Synopsis, Our Opinion: Unusual Italian blend that was delicious and a GREAT value. Producer/Winery: Fabio Montomoli; Fattoria Castellina; Capraia e Limite, Italy. Grape Variety: Blend […]

Castello Banfi Bell’agio Chianti 2015

Synopsis, Our Opinion: A drinkable grocery store red wine in a delightful bottle that oozed character. Producer/Winery: Castello Banfi; bottled by Placido S.A.; Montalcino, Ita;y. […]

Tua Rita Rosso del Notri 2015

Synopsis, Our Opinion: An OUTSTANDING, INEXPENSIVE Super Tuscan blend. Producer/Winery: Tua Rita S.S.A.; Suvereto, Italy. Grape Variety: Super Tuscan blend – 50% Sangiovese, 20% Cabernet […]

Renieri Invetro Toscana 2012

Synopsis, Our Opinion: A disappointing Italian red. Producer/Winery: Bacci Wines; Renieri di Montalcino, Italy. Grape Variety: Blend – Cabernet, Merlot and Sangiovese. Geographic Appellation: Tuscany, […]