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Date Printed: 8/20/2014
Banfi Chianti Classico 2009
Banfi Chianti Classico 2009
(search item no. 112626)

PRICE ON 8/20/2014: $13.79

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2004 Wine & Spirits rating: 88 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Banfi Chianti Classico is ruby red in color. The bouquet is intense with varietal notes of cherry, plum and violet. The tast is fresh, balanced and typical of a Banfi Chianti Classico.
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About Castello Banfi:

In 1978 John and Harry Mariani, owners of the U.S. wine importer Banfi Vintners, established the award winning vineyard estate and winery Castello Banfi in the Brunello region of Tuscany. A constellation of single vineyards located on ideal sites cover about one third of the 7,100 acre (2,830 hectares) estate. The remaining land consists of bucolic meadows, olive and plum groves, and woodland. Central to the property is a medieval castle that functions as a hospitality center, hosting visitors at a full service restaurant, enoteca and museum dedicated to the history of glass and its relation to wine.