RUFFINO SANTEDAME CHIANTI CLASSICO

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80% Sangiovese, 10% Merlot, 5% Colorino, 5% Cabernet and Canaiolo 

?Color: Ruby red

Aroma: The wine opens with intense, complex aromas featuring the violet notes typical of Sangiovese, followed by refined flavors of ripe plums, black pepper, and tobacco.

Tasting profile: On the palate, this wine shows good structure, an elegant texture,

and a beautiful balance of velvety tannins and acidity. Flavors of plum, blackberry,

and currant are supported by intriguing balsamic notes. The wine ends as it began,

with a pretty, persistent finish of violet notes complemented by red berry fruit.

Pairing: Santedame Chianti Classico pairs well with traditional Italian dishes such as

chicken cacciatore and Portobello mushroom ravioli, and also makes a wonderful

accompaniment to international dishes such as tandoori chicken and pork buns.