Castello di Ama

Gran Selezione San Lorenzo Chianti Classico Sangiovese Blend

9.2105 ratings
9.219 pro ratings
Chianti Classico, Chianti, Tuscany, Italy
Sangiovese, Malvasia Nera, Merlot
Mushrooms, Manchego & Parmesan, Beef, Venison, White Rice, Potato, Exotic Spices, Baking Spices, Pasta, Herbs, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Pungent Cheese, Chicken, Salami & Prosciutto, Soft Cheese, Duck, Tomato-Based, Pork, Chili & Hot Spicy, Lamb, Turkey, Onion, Shallot, Garlic
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Merlot sabotages this wine.

Merlot sabotages this wine.

May 20th, 2018
Jim Daunais

Well deserving of the #6 wine of the year status for 2014.

Well deserving of the #6 wine of the year status for 2014.

2 people found it helpfulDec 7th, 2014
Silvia Rossi

2010 vintage.

2010 vintage.

1 person found it helpfulOct 23rd, 2015
Bob McDonald

This was Wine Spectators #6 wine for 2014. Don't agree with such a high rating. A very good Chianti Classico nonetheless with cherry and earthy notes. Light to medium bodied with bitter tannins still making their presence felt.

This was Wine Spectators #6 wine for 2014. Don't agree with such a high rating. A very good Chianti Classico nonetheless with cherry and earthy notes. Light to medium bodied with bitter tannins still making their presence felt.

Jan 24th, 2016
Paul Masson

Modern fruit, modern tannin, Italian funk

Modern fruit, modern tannin, Italian funk

Nov 18th, 2015
Joon Lim

Gorgeous!

Gorgeous!

Oct 12th, 2015
Lisa Friedman (Weeks)

#6 of the Wine Spectator 2014 Top 100 ; well deserved. Pure elegance.

#6 of the Wine Spectator 2014 Top 100 ; well deserved. Pure elegance.

Sep 30th, 2015
Bob Barry

General Manager Winebow

9.3

Bursting with dried red cherries.

Bursting with dried red cherries.

Aug 15th, 2015
Ryan Mullins

#atg

Apr 21st, 2015
Adam Crane

The hype is for real! This is damn good. #chianticlassico

The hype is for real! This is damn good. #chianticlassico

Apr 6th, 2015