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Fontodi Flaccianello della Pieve 1996


SKU 15416


Since 1981, the careful method of production has allowed the grapes to retain their natural characteristics, giving us a wine of great purity. Particular care is taken during harvesting, vinification, and finally the maturation in wood so as to achieve this unique wine.
Category Red Wine
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Appellation Colli della Toscana centrale
Brand Fontodi
  • ws90

Wine SpectatorAll class and elegance. Bright aromas of blackberry, currant and red forest fruit. Medium- to full-bodied, with silky tannins and a long, enjoyable finish. Best after 1999.

James Suckling, November 30, 1999
  • wa87

Wine AdvocateThe dark ruby-colored 1996 Flaccianello is made in a hard, structured style. It possesses tough tannin, impressive structure, and a medium-bodied finish. Drink it over the next 5-8 years.

Robert Parker, August 2000

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