Castello di Farnetella

Chianti Colli Senesi Sangiovese Blend

8.642 ratings
8.56 pro ratings
Chianti Colli Senesi, Chianti, Tuscany, Italy
Sangiovese Blend
Goose, Game, Exotic Spices, Baking Spices, Chili & Hot Spicy, Duck, Pasta, Herbs, Beans & Peas, Mushrooms, Onion, Veal, Hard Cheese, Pork, Tomato-Based, Pungent Cheese, Chicken, Turkey, Salami & Prosciutto, Soft Cheese, Venison
Top Notes For
Stephen Howell

Manager Vintage Cellars Applecross, Perth, Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW)

8.6

Savoury dried herb nose, pleasing fruit weight. Medium weight across the board, good tannin structure and a well balanced, approachable style.
Thanks Shaun!

Savoury dried herb nose, pleasing fruit weight. Medium weight across the board, good tannin structure and a well balanced, approachable style.
Thanks Shaun!

1 person found it helpfulJan 30th, 2015
Allison Luvera

Delightful, "peasant swill", pairs well with pasta and meatballs.

Delightful, "peasant swill", pairs well with pasta and meatballs.

1 person found it helpfulJan 18th, 2015
Brent S

A lot fruitier than I remember. This is a chianti for people who love new world wines.

A lot fruitier than I remember. This is a chianti for people who love new world wines.

1 person found it helpfulAug 19th, 2014
Shelley Corlis

Nice flavor without overpowering

Nice flavor without overpowering

Nov 15th, 2015
Josh VandenHengel

Easy drinking Chianti for $12

Easy drinking Chianti for $12

Aug 15th, 2015
Deanna Ginther

East, smooth, light, floral

East, smooth, light, floral

May 4th, 2015
Katie

Great every day drinking wine at a reasonable price point. Not too fruity not too dry well balanced good with and without food.

Great every day drinking wine at a reasonable price point. Not too fruity not too dry well balanced good with and without food.

Apr 26th, 2015
Greg Gratson

Not a fan, $15 from berkeley wine

Not a fan, $15 from berkeley wine

Mar 13th, 2015
Maria Regina

Paired with chicken cacciatore.

Paired with chicken cacciatore.

Mar 9th, 2014
René Renissen

René had this 5 years ago

René had this 5 years ago

Feb 12th, 2015