Federal Wine & Spirits

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The Wines of This Week's Tasting:

Casa Emma Chianti Classico
March 11, 2020

 

Rosato:

2018 Casa Emma Rosa: White peach, olive blossoms, fresh fruit flavor, delicious. Very Good Plus 21

 

Rosso:

 

2016 Casa Emma Chianti Classico: Flowers and dark cherry. Aromas and flavors are lively with freshness in the finish. Very Good Plus to Excellent 24

 

2015 Casa Emma Chianti Classico Vignalparco Riserva: A wine of great personality with balsa and underbrush notes that frame the fruit and spice. Very Good Plus to Excellent 26

 

2015 Casa Emma Chianti Classico Riserva: Here one sees power and richness with a layered texture. Still primary with obvious class. Excellent 37

 

2013 Casa Emma Chianti Classico Riserva: Many similarities to the 2015 with even more richness in the aromatics. Balanced and long. Excellent 37

 

2013 Casa Emma Chianti Classico Gran Selezione: Perfectly elegant and complex. One of those wines that is in a really special class. A wine of contemplation. Outstanding 67

 

3-11 Casa Emma Case 2 each of the above wines $361

3-11 Casa Emma Pack 1 each of the above wines $191

Or Mix any 12 for 15% off

Any 6 for 10% off

 

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           - Peter Hemenway