Barone Ricasoli Chianti Classico Brolio 2015
|Region||Italy, Tuscany, Chianti Classico|
Wine SpectatorAn elegant, vibrant red, this exhibits floral, cherry and strawberry flavors that mesh nicely with the harmonious profile. The fine length echoes the fruit. Drink now through 2024.
Wine AdvocateThe 2015 Chianti Classico Brolio is made with 80% Sangiovese that has been enhanced by 15% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon. The wine ages in barrique and tonneaux for up to nine months. This is a bright and fruit-forward wine that imparts aromas of plump cherry and cassis. With 730,000 bottles made, this is a good value option that should be relatively easy to locate at your nearest wine merchant.
Wine EnthusiastMade with 80% Sangiovese, 15% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon, this has aromas of violet, red-skinned berry and underbrush. The bright palate offers ripe raspberry, red cherry and a sprinkling of white pepper alongside fine-grained tannins.