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Date Printed: 10/31/2014
Felsina Maestro Raro Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
Felsina Maestro Raro Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
(search item no. 124559)
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Wine Spectator rating: 95 points
Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 93 points
PRICE ON 10/31/2014: $49.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 James Suckling rating: 95 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Deep red with shades of purple and violet. Aromas of berries, tobacco, leather and new oak, without any particular herbal or grassy notes. Consistent, warm and harmonious on the palate. Good elegance and persistence with ample finish.
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About Fattoria di Felsina:

In the 17 published editions of Gambero Rosso, Italy’s acclaimed wine rating guide, this Tuscan estate has won the coveted Tre Bicchieri (Three Glasses) award 17 times. They are a favorite of IWM, Robert Parker, and any Tuscan wine enthusiast. And they did it by revealing the true essence of the Sangiovese grape and the Chianti Classico terroir. What this tells us is that this is a winery of consistency, producing Chianti Classicos with the ability to age up to two decades for the right vintage. Much like the great Brunello estates, it is the marriage of an ideal microclimate and the uncompromising commitment of a dedicated staff that educes the full character of Tuscany's noble grape, even in off vintages. Even more importantly, this is a producer who creates compelling wines and releases them at contained prices, making Felsina accessible to all wine enthusiasts and one of Italy's greatest values!