Carobbio, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy, 2013
Platinum - Best in Show: Best Red Italian Varietals under £15
95% Sangiovese, 5% Merlot
Everything is in place here, from rounded concentration to a super, fruit-driven finish. The opulent nose is warm and spicy with ripe black fruit and white pepper notes. Ripe and leafy, the juicy palate is packed with tender red and black fruits, smooth tannins and great minerality.