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Date Printed: 7/24/2014
Castello di Bossi Chianti Classico 2007
Castello di Bossi Chianti Classico 2007
(search item no. 106480)
The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 7/24/2014: $19.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2009 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2009 Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points
2008 Wine Enthusiast rating: 88 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 87 points
2006 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2004 Wine & Spirits rating: 93 points
2003 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2001 Wine Spectator rating: 87 points
2000 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2000 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Deep, luminous ruby-red in color, this Chianti Classico offers aromas of ripe cherries and plums, with nuances of toasted oak and violets. On the palate, the wine displays a superb, full-structured character, all of which unfolds into an intensely savory finish. Pair with bean stews, pastas and roasted or barbecued meats.
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About Castello di Bossi:

The Bossi Castle is located in the town of Castelnuovo Berardenga, the southernmost appellation of Chianti Classico, amidst evergreen woods and long rows of vines. With a history dating back to the 9th century A.D., the estate embraces modern technology, while at the same time respecting the traditional character of the lands of Chianti. This balance has been a key part of Marco Bacci's vision as he has brought Castello di Bossi to the highest ranks in the realm of international wine.

The estate is led by a dynamic team that never shies from technological innovation, while also remaining true to the terroir of Chianti. Marco Bacci is the mastermind of Castello di Bossi, following with careful attention to detail all the operations from beginning to end.