Tasting note: Color: Intense ruby red. Aroma: This complex wine is characterized by cherry and violet notes with delicate hints of tobacco, white pepper, and a touch of flint. Tasting profile: Riserva Ducale Chianti Classico Riserva is well balanced on the palate, with velvety tannins, firm acidity, and a lingering finish of rosemary. Its structure will allow it to age for two to five years, if not longer.
Winery Introduction: Founded in the heart of Tuscany, Ruffino has been producing exceptional Chianti wines since 1877. Ruffino was the first Chianti imported into the United States. The 7 Tuscan estates extend on 1500 hectares of land, with 600 hectares of vineyards. Present in over 85 countries covering 5 continents, Ruffino is an international leader of great wines "Made in Italy".
• Ruffino as the official supplier to the Italian royal family
• Ruffino Modus: Over 20 years of 90+ from highly respected critics
• Ruffino Riserva Ducale Oro 2010: 95 points Jame Suckling, 91 points Wine Spectator