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Antinori Badia a Passignano Chianti Classico Reserva

Wine Details

Varietal

Sangiovese

Style

Red

Region

TuscanyItaly

Wine Description

(2000 Vintage) 100% SangioveseTraditional in its complexity, roundness, and elegance, yet modern in its intense fruitiness, accessibility and soft tannins. Deep dark cherry color, with concentrated cherry, chocolate and vanilla flavors.Badia a Passignano Riserva is produced exclusively from the finest, most highly selected grapes grown on the estate of the same name situated in the Chianti Classico area. The abbey, which is located in an area that has been inhabited at least since the Etruscan period, is on...

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 10/31/2014
  • Wine Spectator
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/2015
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/07
  • Wine Advocate
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 152 on Apr-04