Caposaldo Chianti DOCG 2012

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A glugable value Chianti for pizza and pastas.

Winery: Caposaldo is bottled for and imported into the US by Kobrand Corporation, a family owned importing company founded in 1944.

Winemaking: Grapes were hand harvested from hillside vineyards surrounding Siena and Arezzo. 30% was aged in oak vats.

Tasting Notes: Dark garnet in colour with aromas of balsamic, cherry and hints of funky earth. Straightforward cherry, earth and leather notes were joined by a bright acidity, culminating with smooth tannins and light spices on the finish.

75% Sangiovese, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot, 5% Malvasia
Chianti
Italy
Bottled by VR 2654 for Kobrand
12.5% Alcohol
$8
Enjoy now thru 2016

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