Barone Ricasoli Brolio Chianti Classico 2008

Good colour, with a plummy aroma, and a dash of sweet fragrant fruit.  A touch of merlot perhaps?  The palate had a bit of length, young tannins evident and rather opulent fruit.  Perhaps not outstanding, but certainly very easy and pleasant to drink.  85 points.

Abv: 13.5%
Price: $40
Source: retail (Prince Wine Store)
Website: http://www.ricasoli.it/
Chianti Classico
October 12, 2010
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