2007 Antinori Chianti Superiore Santa Cristina
18 Ratings
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18 Ratings
2007 Antinori Chianti Superiore Santa Cristina

Wine Details

Style

Red

Region

ItalyTuscany

Winemaker's Notes

High on top of a Tuscan hill, in a triangle whose vertices consist of three of Italy's cities richest in history and art - Arezzo, Siena, and Perugia - springs forth the ancient town of Cortona. On one side Cortona is flanked by an open plain, and on the other side cascading hills and vallies. This is the view one can enjoy from the farmhouse in front of the Santa Cristina Winery. The first vintage of Santa Cristina, 1946, was made by Marchese Niccolò Antinori, father of Piero Antinori. This wine is ruby red colour with purple hues. Intense fresh fruit aromas with pleasant floral hints greet the read more...nose. The palate is well-structured, generous, soft and harmonious. Sweet tannin and lingering fruit on the finish. (hide)

Shipping Information

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Vineyard

Santa Cristina

Style

Red

Region

TuscanyItaly

Vintages

2013 2012 2011 2010 2009

High on top of a Tuscan hill, in a triangle whose vertices consist of three of Italy's cities richest in history and art - Arezzo, Siena, and Perugia - springs forth the ancient town of Cortona. On one side Cortona is flanked by an open plain, and on the other side cascading hills and vallies. This is the view one can enjoy from the farmhouse in front of the Santa Cristina Winery. The first vintage of Santa Cristina, 1946, was made by Marchese Niccolò Antinori, father of Piero Antinori. This wine is ruby red colour with purple hues. Intense fresh fruit aromas with pleasant floral hints greet the read more...nose. The palate is well-structured, generous, soft and harmonious. Sweet tannin and lingering fruit on the finish. (hide)