There's great freshness and textured body to this Tuscan Sangiovese. Packed with flavors of blackberries and strawberries there's also hints of spice and menthol to round out the soft and silkiness on the finish. Elegant and delicious richness -- classic La Spinetta style.
90 POINTS, Wine Enthusiast. "Vibrant wild strawberries and ripe cherry tomatoes give way to savory aromas of grilled meat, mushrooms and balsamic vinegar on the nose before the palate returns to the strawberries and gives them a pop of acidity and firm tannins.
95 POINTS, Wine Enthusiast. "This full-bodied red starts off with aromas of leather, forest floor and camphor. Enveloping and structured, the palate shows a weightless concentration, featuring dried cherry, licorice, tobacco and a hint of orange zest framed in velvety...
A bottling of "Gran Selezione" is clear step up the ladder from a "Riserva." This is the designation a winemaker will give to their top offering. A truly special Chianti offering a complex expression from Tuscany. Succulent fruit and berry...
92 POINTS, James Suckling. "A ripe and full-bodied Brunello with intense notes of cassis, stewed plums and olive notes. Some grilled herbs, too. Broad and creamy tannins with plenty of rich fruit." Certified organic.