SALE Wine Spectator Top 100 – #13 – Felsina Fontalloro 06

fontalloro-label-200pTo celebrate the coming of summer, we’re offering our customers a sale on one of our favorite wines – one of the best wines in the world – Felsina Fontalloro 06. A little Tuscan departure from our usual Pacific Northwest wines, Fontalloro is 100% Sangiovese and 100% awesome.

Felsina Fontalloro 06 accolades:
#13 in Wine Spectator Top 100 Wines 2009,
Wine Spectator rating 95 points,
Parker’s Wine Advocate  rating 94 points,
and Three Glasses from Gambero Rosso.

We have one of the lowest prices in the country – time to add the highly-rated, collectible Fontalloro to your stash.

Wine Spectator 95 points:
“Chocolate, blackberry and black cherry aromas lead to a full-bodied palate, with velvety tannins and a deep concentration of fruit. Powerfully rich and polished. Big and structured. Best after 2012.” (10/09)

94 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: “The 2006 Fontalloro is much more sweet and open than the firmer Rancia. Enticing, expressive aromatics lead to an expansive core of fruit. Round, finessed tannins give the wine an additional level of polish. Today the Fontalloro is fleshier and more ready than the Rancia. There is superb purity to the fruit and wonderful overall balance. Tar, smoke, licorice, and grilled herbs come to life on the finish. twitter

Fontalloro is made from vineyards in both the Chianti Classico and Chianti Colli Senesi appellations. Simply put, this is a great, majestic Fontalloro. Anticipated maturity: 2010-2018. “

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