Viticcio Chianti Classico 2013 (750ml/12)
Fattoria Viticcio in Tuscany has long been the darling of the Wine Spectator and Wine & Spirits magazines. Although it has had years of great press and its wines are priced significantly below neighboring estates in Chianti Classico, their wines were still only available in five U.S. states. What they truly needed was somebody to get their message out on a national scale, and for this they sought out the team at Massanois. The Landini family have some of the finest vineyard holdings in the ...New York, New Jersey, California, Massanois Imports
Viticcio’s intensity of fruit here with blueberry, blackberry and black raspberry character displays a linear acidity and tannin backbone that cuts through the middle of the wine. Fine and racy.
Vinous Media"Black cherry, plum, smoke, licorice and lavender are some of the notes that take shape in the 2013 Chianti Classico Viticcio. Beautifully layered and expressive in the glass, the 2013 captures the essence of Sangiovese from Greve, where the flavor profile tends towards the darker end of the spectrum. This is another terrific showing from Viticcio." - Antonio Galloni, Sept 2015
James Suckling"A bright and fruity red with plum, berry and spice character. Full body, velvety textured. A Chianti Classico with delicious fruit. Drink now." - James Suckling, Nov 2015