2013 Chianti Classico (Masse di Lamole, Le)
Le Masse di Lamole, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy 2013100% Sangiovese GLEAMING DARK FRUIT, FOREST FLOWERS, TOBACCO The regional name of Chianti evokes a variety of different expectations and impressions, which isn’t surprising given the broad spectrum of possibilities offered by the area’s reds. This one, from one of the most prized corners of Chianti Classico, Lamole, makes its mark somewhere on the borders of medium-ness and fullness of body, the high elevation vineyards having yielded impressive structure and balance. Pretty and profound! Serving Suggestion: Pork tenderloin w/ garlic & rosemary. Roasted sheepsmilk cheese & garlic-stuffed portobello caps.