80 Ratings
Marchesi De' Frescobaldi Castiglioni Chianti

Wine Details



Wine Description

(2007 Vintage) A blend of 90% Sangiovese and 10% Merlot. Chianti Castiglioni greets the eye with a forward, purple-flecked ruby red. The nose opens to clean aromas of black cherry over nuances of dried plum and spicy, sage-like herbs. The palate is remarkable for its balance, showing abundant but well-integrated tannins, a tasty acidity, and a finish in harmony with all its components. Full-flavoured dishes such as meat-sauced pappardelle, and roast chicken as well, sautéed beef with vegetables, and medium-aged...