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Val delle Corti Chianti Classico on dalluva.com

CASE SALE: Val delle Corti Chianti Classico 2010

Roberto's 2010 Chianti Classico is sumptuous and shows off what the mountains around Radda can do for Sangiovese. Bright cherry, blackberry, cocoa, wild fennel, with nice acidity. The 2010 vintage throughout Chianti was stupendous, and this is no exception. It's heavenly and priced right, stock up your “house wine” and pop a cork whenever Tuscan inspiration […]

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Val delle Corti Lo Straniero 2011

A Chianti Mountain red for 9 bucks? Yep, this oh-so-friendly & quaffable "Lo Straniero" (which means "stranger" in Italian) is easy on the palate and the pocketbook. Throughout Chianti, the locals drink gallons of cheap, tasty Sangiovese red wine all year long. Roberto Bianchi and wife Lis never intended their beloved Lo Straniero to reach […]

Val delle Corti Chianti Classico 2008

Val delle Corti Chianti Classico 2008

It was Roberto’s 2008 Chianti Classico that got me hooked on Val delle Corti wines. I blame my addiction on Ernest Ifkovitz over at Portovino, who has a penchant for groovy Tuscan wines. Produced from lovingly tended Sangiovese vines high up in the Radda mountains, this delicious (and big) Chianti Classico is full of black cherry, blackberries, […]