Bibbiano Chianti Classico Riserva “Montornello” 2013 (750ml/12)
Bibbiano is located in the historic Chianti region, in the municipality of Castellina in Chianti, overlooking the Elsa Valley towards the castle of Monteriggioni. Cultivation of grapes in this area originated with the Etruscans, continuing well into the late-Latin era. Inspired by this incomparable natural and human heritage, our family, owner of Bibbiano since 1865, continues to lovingly cultivate the vineyards and olive groves following a vibrant and modern family business tradition. In fact, ...New York, New Jersey, California, Massanois Imports
Very pleasant, persistent, of a good complexity. Marked fruity notes of underbrush and cherry combined with palatable spicy notes of black pepper, tobacco and cocoa.
Wine Enthusiast"Ripe black-skinned berry, menthol, new leather and a whiff of iris lead the nose. The vibrant, juicy palate offers wild cherry, black raspberry, star anise and Mediterranean herb while fine-grained tannins provide an elegant, youthfully austere framework. Drink 20172022." - Kerin O'Keefe, May 2016
James Suckling"Juicy and fruity with leather and ripe berry. Medium body, round tannins and a savory finish. Rich style single vineyard wine. Drink now."