Chianti Classico - Ruffino

DescriptionName: Riserva Ducale Oro Chianti Classico
Color: Red
 Grape(s)A minimum of 80% Sangiovese plus Cabernet and Merlot.
 AppellationChianti Classico
Maker: Ruffino
 Vintage2006
Cost: $35.00
Comments: Be sure to get the Oro with the gold foil label

Food PairingsMeats & Seafood: Poached, grilled, fried, baked or roasted beef, lamb, game and game birds.
Sauce: au jus, savory, tomato, mustard, peppercorn
Cheese: Soft or hard goat cheese, hard cow and sheep cheese
Other:
Taste ProfileNotes: Aromas of cherry, plum and violet followed by aromas of tobacco, chocolate, cinnamon and black pepper. Tastes of full-bodied fruit with tannins that are elegant and balanced to the acidity. The finish is characterized by pleasant sensations of sweet tobacco and shows powerful notes of plums and more light aromas of clove.
 Quick Classification: Dry Red