Dark in color with a mild nose. On the mid palate the wine displays some nice cherry flavors, not cab like … On the medium length finish the wine displays some nice smooth tannins and acidity. I would give this wine an 88 or so. I paired it with a tomato sauce based pasta and it held up well.
From the LCBO web site:
Rocca Delle Macie Chianti Vernaiolo DOCG — LCBO#: 269589
STYLE – Medium-bodied & Fruity
Deep ruby colour; floral, cherry and sweet spice aromas; dry, medium-bodied with tart cherry and spice flavours,well balanced and a dry finish $14.95
Release Date:October 12, 2010
Alcohol/Vol 13.0% Made in:Tuscany, Italy By: Rocca Delle Macie S.P.A.Sugar Content: 3 g/L Sweetness Descriptor: XD – Extra Dry Style:Medium-bodied & Fruity