£22.80/ 0.75 L btl
Bright yellow with golden reflections, the nose is dominated by the notes of Mediterranean scrub on which sage stands out, followed by exotic fruits such as mango. On the palate the generosity of a great vintage like 19 is tangible, which is opposed to a sustained acidity. The finish is fresh and elegant. Serve at the recommended temperature to enhance its crisp vitality. Excellent in combination with salami and cold cuts, medium-aged cheeses and shellfish.
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Casanova di Neri
Casanova di Neri was founded in 1971 by Giovanni Neri, a grain and seed merchant who had indeed a dream: producing great Italian red wine. Although the renowned lands of Chianti Classico are just a stone's throw from where he grew up, what fascinates him is the austerity of the sangiovese that grows in Montalcino and its unpredictability. So, he buys Podere Casanova: a property of about 200 hectares, east of the town. The wine is still a marginal part...