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Borgo Scopeto Chianti Classico 2012

Dark ruby red. The bouquet is full and intense but at the same time sweet and fruity, with hints of black soft fruit. Pleasant overtone of noble wood, vanilla and cocoa and a surprising cherry finish. Dry, firmly structured, austere and elegant; well balanced. Excellent persistence of the flavour on the palate.

 Producer Borgo Scopeto
 Region Chianti
 Country Italy
 Varietals Sangiovese
 Alcohol 14.0% alc/vol
 Vintage 2012

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Castelnuovo Berardenga, Siena, Italy Castelnuovo Berardenga, Siena, Italy

"LA TENUTA" The first information we have on Scopeto, as a fortified rural settlement, dates back to the beginning of the year 1000, when the estate and surrounding agricultural land belonged to the episcopacy of Sienna.  The name Scopeto almost certainly comes from the presence in the woods of...

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