Dark in color with a mild nose. On the mid palate the wine displays some nice edgy red berries backed almost immediately by some nice dryness, tannins and acidity. If there’s anywhere this wine is a little light on it’s the mid palate. We paired it with rabbit stew and it went fine, holding it’s own. A good Chianti Classico, but not awesome. I would give it an 87-88.
From the LCBO web site:
Cecchi Storia di Famiglia Chianti Classico 2015 — VINTAGES#: 540922
STYLE – Medium-bodied & Fruity
A mix of iron, cherry, almond, leather and sanguine flavors makes this a textbook Sangiovese. Though dense, this is balanced and lingers on the finish. Best from 2020 through 2027. Smart Buys. Score – 92. (Bruce Sanderson, winespectator.com, Oct. 15, 2018) $17.95
Release Date:January 5, 2019
Alcohol/Vol 13.5% Made in:Tuscany, Italy By: Casa Vinicola Luigi Cecchi + Figli Sugar Content:3 g/L Sweetness Descriptor: XD – Extra Dry Style:Medium-bodied & Fruity