Wine Review: Tenuta Di Renieri Chianti Classico 2013

Tenuta Di Renieri Chianti Classico 2013

Producer – Renieri

Vintage – 2013

Region – Italy – Tuscany – Chianti

Varietal – Sangiovese

Pricing – $19.99

Appearance

This Tenuta Di Renieri Chianti Classico 2013 is a pale garnet in color. 

Aroma/Nose

The Tenuta Di Renieri Chianti Classico 2013 has a medium intensity on the nose with notes of jammy black fruits like blackberry, black cherry, prune followed by spice and anise. This wine is developing.

Taste/Palate

The Tenuta Di Renieri Chianti Classico 2013 is dry with a medium plus body and tannin level, medium acidity and intensity of flavors. The flavor profile consists of tart black dried fruits like black cherry and spice followed by a long finish of chocolate and cedar. 

Overall Experience 

This Tenuta Di Renieri Chianti Classico 2013 has balance, complexity and lengthy finish making for a very good tasting experience. This wine can be for drinking now, but suitable for further aging. Overall, we enjoyed this wine and the notes of cedar at the end were a fabulous touch. We would drink this again given the opportunity. 

Pairings 

Food – Beef, Veal, Poultry

Cigar – Villiger Colorado, Ramon Bueso Olancho

Publication Ratings

James Suckling – 92pts.

Wine Spectator – 85pts.

Wine Enthusiast – 89pts.

About Renieri Wines  – http://www.renierimontalcino.com/en-renieri