2007 Isole e Olena Chianti Classico

2007 Isole e Olena Chianti Classico

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  • Sangiovese
  • 750ML
  • IWC 92
  • WA 90

Reviews for 2007 Isole e Olena Chianti Classico

IWC 92
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, August 2010
Moderately saturated red. Complex aromas of red fruits gunflint white pepper and violet. Then sweet supple and silky in the mouth with rather suave red fruit tobacco and sweet spice flavors. The firm finish features... Moderately saturated red. Complex aromas of red fruits gunflint white pepper and violet. Then sweet supple and silky in the mouth with rather suave red fruit tobacco and sweet spice flavors. The firm finish features building chewy tannins sneaky length and a persistent floral note. Though it's already quite accessible I'd cellar it for another couple of years and enjoy for another ten after that. -Ian D'Agata
WA 90
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, October 2010
The 2007 Chianti Classico is simply marvelous. A touch rounder and more generous than is typically the case the Chianti Classico reveals intense aromatics that meld into a core of rich expansive red fruit. The open-knit... The 2007 Chianti Classico is simply marvelous. A touch rounder and more generous than is typically the case the Chianti Classico reveals intense aromatics that meld into a core of rich expansive red fruit. The open-knit giving quality of 2007 is on full display while clean mineral notes on the finish add a measure of clarity and balance. Despite the wine's ripeness this remains one of the more understated hushed Chiantis of the vintage. Readers who enjoy the Burgundian side of Sangiovese will flip out over this wine. Anticipated maturity: 2010-2020. -Antonio Galloni