Details

  • Type: Red
  • Country: Italy
  • Region: Toscana
  • Vintage: 2015
  • Producer: Ruffino
  • Primary grape: Sangiovese
  • Secondary grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £16.14
  • Code: 19499
  • Awards:
    • 2015, Bronze Sommelier Wine Awards 2019
    • 2016, Bronze Decanter World Wine Awards 2019

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Ring

Expression

Sophisticated, polished, complex reds

Fine Red Meat Cut
Wild Mushroom Risotto
  • Can be very flexible with many cheeses including sheeps’, Morbier, Epoisse, Vacherin, Cheddar
  • Lighter examples can work with some richer fish dishes
  • Classic French herbs such as parsley, thyme and bay leaf. Spices should complement and not overwhelm the wine
  • Game such as duck and boar. Fine cuts of beef. Lean meats such as roe deer or ostrich
  • Truffle and wild mushroom, jus with redcurrant or similar fruit, Bourguignonne, Chasseur sauces
  • Some wines, with light tannins, will work with lightly-spiced dishes
  • Pigeon or duck, walnut and beetroot, smoked- meat salads. Truffle or wild mushroom risotto. Autumn squash

About the Wine

This lovely red wine from Ruffino is made in the Chianti area of Toscana. You won't find this wine stocked in multiple retailers. Available in 75cl bottles, imported by Constellation Brands Europe. Chianti Classico Santedame Estate is an inspired wine, made with Sangiovese, Canaiolo and Colorino grapes. This cork closed wine is made with added-sulphites. Rich and intense flavours that are perfect for full-flavoured beef and pasta dishes.

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