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 Vintage2011 Label 1 of 19 
TypeRed
ProducerRuffino (web)
VarietySangiovese Blend
Designationn/a
Vineyardn/a
CountryItaly
RegionTuscany
SubRegionChianti
AppellationChianti
UPC Code(s)083085903022

Drinking Windows and Values
Drinking window: Drink between 2013 and 2014 (based on 3 user opinions)

Community Tasting History

Community Tasting Notes (average 86 pts. and median of 86 pts. in 45 notes) - hiding notes with no text

 Tasted by Topher Seoul on 1/24/2015 & rated 85 points: Earth, olive, and bitterness. (371 views)
 Tasted by EdanB on 1/9/2015 & rated 86 points: A good basic Chianti. Drink now. (385 views)
 Tasted by Ibetian on 11/28/2014 & rated 84 points: Good basic chianti for the table. Nothing special, but a competently made wine at a fair price. At Friday after Tday lunch with family. (664 views)
 Tasted by pandi on 11/12/2014 & rated 88 points: Nice light Chianti. Can drink it on its own, or with food. (632 views)
 Tasted by sullenrainbow on 1/17/2014 & rated 70 points: disgusting and harsh, gave me a headache (1596 views)
 Tasted by ctbob on 10/31/2013: Enjoyed it. (1810 views)
 Tasted by wineOK on 10/4/2013 & rated 85 points: Very serviceable food friendly chianti. Great QPR. (1795 views)
 Tasted by Slug81 on 9/20/2013 & rated 87 points: Fruity nose, jammy taste, decent table wine for Friday night pizza (1688 views)
 Tasted by Micheldalla on 7/20/2013: - Ruby color. (1919 views)
 Tasted by watkins11 on 6/1/2013 & rated 84 points: Very simple wine, but still enjoyable. Unexciting at first, but developed a fuller body as the meal progressed. Paired great with a simple steak. (1402 views)
 Tasted by nicefish on 5/10/2013 & rated 88 points: Nothing fancy or noteworthy but simple, easy and pleasing. (1157 views)
 Tasted by Finn_on_the_go on 5/3/2013 & rated 85 points: Soft And easy, yet some body to IT for a long taste. (1042 views)
 Tasted by jmcmchi on 4/10/2013 & rated 82 points: Muted cherry nose. Softened palate with tart cherry overtones. Tannic finish. Competent effort aimed at making Chianti more international (1086 views)
 Tasted by Burgundy Al on 3/19/2013 & rated 85 points: Slightly floral start with lean red cherry aromas. Same red cherry on palate, tart and slightly austere with background dried herbs. Finishes with good balance and energy. Good value glass pour at restaurant tonight. (1528 views)
 Tasted by Marusso on 3/17/2013 & rated 90 points: One of my favorite chianti, well balance, ruby red, balance taste and a good aroma and of course nice price (993 views)
 Tasted by Yankee on 3/8/2013 & rated 86 points: On the nose there's cough syrup, cherry nibs & an earthiness ~ On the palate it's medium bodied with moderate acidity & tannins & flavors of cherry, anise & a bitter coffee finish ~ Simple, rustic style but suitable everyday Chianti (925 views)
 Tasted by havarhar on 1/5/2013 & rated 83 points: En flaske drukket til pasta bolognese. Servert kald, etter et par timer i kj°leskap. God og mild smak. Lett drikkelig. (133 views)
 Tasted by DaddyNeedsPow on 1/3/2013 & rated 87 points: Nice medium-weight Chianti. Charming fruit, very easy-going, terrific value, if a bit anonymous. (1100 views)
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By Walter Speller
JancisRobinson.com (1/23/2013)
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Italy

Italian Wines (ItalianMade.com, The Italian Trade Commission) | Italian Wine Guide on the WineDoctor

Tuscany

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Chianti

Consorzio Vino Chianti | Chianti (wikipedia)

Chianti

Chianti DOCG (italianmade.com)

 
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