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Selvapiana Chianti Rufina Riserva Bucerchiale

Wine Details

Vineyard

Selvapiana

Varietal

Sangiovese

Style

Red

Region

TuscanyItaly

Wine Description

(2003 Vintage) "The single-vineyard 2003 Chianti Rufina Riserva Vigneto Bucerchiale is made from the estate's finest Sangiovese fruit. It is a ripe, powerful wine boasting explosive dark fruit, licorice, chocolate and sweet toasted oak on an ample, structured frame, with a kick from the alcohol on the finish. Today it appears that the flavors will mature faster than the tannins will resolve. Anticipated maturity: 2007-2017." Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate 90 Points "Intense smoky nose with enticing violet a...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine News
    (2003 Vintage)
  • Wine Advocate
    (1999 Vintage)
  • Wine Spectator
    (1999 Vintage)