Inky dark in color with a nice nose of red berries and dried fruits. On the mid palate the wine matches the nose with soft red berries and some nice dried fruits. On the medium length finish the wine displays some nice dry velvety tannins along with some firm acidity. I would give it an 88-89 a very nice wine. We paired it with BBQ lamb and it went splendidly. It was given as a gift … thanks Semion!
From the LCBO web site:
Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi Tenuta di Castiglioni — VINTAGES#: 145920
STYLE – Full-bodied & Firm $21.95
Release Date: April 1, 2015 Alcohol/Vol 14.0% Made in: Tuscany, Italy By: Marchesi De Frescobaldi Sugar Content:9 g/L Sweetness Descriptor: D – Dry Style: Full-bodied & Firm Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon/Sangiovese Description Frescobaldi has been crafting wines for over 700 years. This silky, modern-styled blend of Cab, Merlot and Sangiovese is filled with red fruit, sweet spice and vanilla notes. A perfect choice for lamb.