Castello di Gabbiano

Cavaliere d'Oro Chianti Classico Sangiovese

8.735 ratings
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Chianti Classico, Chianti, Tuscany, Italy
Sangiovese
Mushrooms, Manchego & Parmesan, Beef, Venison, White Rice, Potato, Exotic Spices, Baking Spices, Pasta, Herbs, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Pungent Cheese, Chicken, Salami & Prosciutto, Soft Cheese, Duck, Tomato-Based, Pork, Chili & Hot Spicy, Lamb, Turkey, Onion, Shallot, Garlic
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8.5

A little harsh, otherwise good

A little harsh, otherwise good

Jan 11th, 2021
Michael Brown

Notes of strawberry and leather. Typically thin and acidic for a Sangiovese.

Notes of strawberry and leather. Typically thin and acidic for a Sangiovese.

Nov 23rd, 2020
Colin Cahoon

Dark red fruit, plum, dark cherry, tobacco, leather, oak, clove, cinnamon, and white pepper. Medium tannin, medium alcohol, and high acid. Recommend decanting.

Dark red fruit, plum, dark cherry, tobacco, leather, oak, clove, cinnamon, and white pepper. Medium tannin, medium alcohol, and high acid. Recommend decanting.

Nov 17th, 2020
Colin Cahoon

Dark cherry, leather, tobacco, cooked strawberry, rhubarb, and raspberry. Moderate plus tannins, medium alcohol, and high acid.

Dark cherry, leather, tobacco, cooked strawberry, rhubarb, and raspberry. Moderate plus tannins, medium alcohol, and high acid.

Oct 8th, 2020
Roger Ray

"crafted from a selection of a state-grown grapes, it promises aromas of violet and red berry, followed by notes of juicy red cherry, with hints of white pepper and nutmeg"

"crafted from a selection of a state-grown grapes, it promises aromas of violet and red berry, followed by notes of juicy red cherry, with hints of white pepper and nutmeg"

Sep 21st, 2020
Dani Jensen-DeNofa

Pale garnet. Spicy nose. Spicy. Dry. Peppery. Some cherry or dark berry notes. Minerality to it. Not bad, but not my thing.

Pale garnet. Spicy nose. Spicy. Dry. Peppery. Some cherry or dark berry notes. Minerality to it. Not bad, but not my thing.

Jul 10th, 2020
Susan Messina

Real smooth cold.

Real smooth cold.

Feb 15th, 2020
Michael Kish

Drinkable, but nothing special. Light bodied. Flavors of sweet/sour fruits (raspberry, cranberry cocktail), medium acidity.

Drinkable, but nothing special. Light bodied. Flavors of sweet/sour fruits (raspberry, cranberry cocktail), medium acidity.

Jan 19th, 2020
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6.1

First time Chianti. Not sweet.
Tart. Like cranberry. Dry mouth feel

First time Chianti. Not sweet.
Tart. Like cranberry. Dry mouth feel

Oct 20th, 2019
Tara Reynolds

Tara had this 17 days ago

Tara had this 17 days ago

Jan 8th, 2021