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Nipozzano Riserva Chianti Rufina 2010

Wine.com, $25.99

Total Wine & More, $19.99

Aaron:  A wet oak nose reminded me of what old-world wines should smell like.  This was rounded out with a somewhat thin tar and blueberry.   66 more words


Bellini Chianti 2015

Winery: Bellini
Varietal: Chianti

Date Purchased: 5/13/2017
Location Purchased: Total Wine
Cost: $8.65
Date Consumed: 7/14/17

Review/Notes: In honor of Bastille Day we are totally having spaghetti and meatballs, maybe we are geographically and historically challenged…or maybe we just wanted meatballs? 50 more words


Antinori in Chianti Classico

Winery visits come in all shapes and sizes. At one end of the scale, you get a couple of glasses set on top of upturned barrels in the cellar for your tasting, as at the lovely Mas Lou in Faugères, or in the old days chez Rolly Gassmann in Rohrschwihr (Alsace), where Madame Gassmann used to poke her head up from the cellar and invite you down to taste armfuls of bottles, with a big red bucket set on the dirt floor for spitting. 1,100 more words


Italian Iter | Florence

We arrived on a bustling Saturday when Florence’s narrow streets were particularly packed with leather hand bags and tour groups. I had forgotten about transportation on wheels. 1,220 more words



  • Name: Il Cavaliere
  • Grape: Chianti
  • Year: 2015
  • Winery: Gabbiano
  • Country of Origin: Italy
  • Region: Chianti Classico
  • Price: $6.99
  • Rating: 5/10

Since I have no idea what I am doing when I shop for wine I (yet again) decided to just pick whatever happened to be the wine of the week at my favorite liquor store. 167 more words


A week in Chianti

As part of our break in August we are staying a week in Chianti in Tuscany. Our dear friend Olga with her local contacts managed to find a beautiful villa for us called Il Diaccino. 79 more words


Chianti Ristorante and Wine Bar

Chianti Ristorante, named after the Chianti wine region of Italy and pronounced Kianti, is Bangalore’s go to place for authentic Italian fare.

I don’t usually make Italian my choice, being a lover of Pan Asian cuisine. 948 more words