2013

Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva Ducale Ruffino

Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon

Price
CHF 12.95
Price per 10
1.73/10cl
Save CHF 6.55 with a 33% discount (was CHF 19.50)

Wine information

Region

Toskana, Italy

Grape

Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon

Producer

Ruffino

Vintage

2013

Goes well with

Pasta, pizza, red meat, cheese, polenta

Degustation notes

Very intense ruby-violet colour, a very pronounced fruity nose with a surge of raspberry and elderberry aromas, notes of violets and cedar wood, a handsome and pleasant fullness, already almost round and harmonious, evident tannins at the finish.

Special notes

The Chianti Riserva Ducale is an extension of the "Ruffino Chianti" produced since the early 20th century. It owes its name to the Duke of Aosta, one of the first and most famous admirers of Ruffino wines. At the end of the 19th century, the wine producer Ruffino was named as the exclusive supplier of the estate by the Duke of Aosta, who presented him with a ducal certificate in recognition of his appreciation.

Alcohol content

13.5%

Allergy info

contains: sulfit

Drinking temperature

16-18°C

Optimum maturity

2018-2019

Original packaging

Box of 6

Stopper

Natural cork

Finishing process

Large wooden cask

Country of production

  • Italy

Supplier

  • Coop Info Service
  • Postfach 2550, 4002 Basel
  • Phone: 0848 888 444

Ratings

Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0 25 ratings and 13 reviews

All ratings

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    Average rating: 2.0 of 5 2.0

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    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0

    Der Massstab für klassische Chiantis - Der Riserva Ducale von Ruffino ist der Massstab für klassisch vinifizierte Chiantis. Damit ist er ein Aushängeschild für diese traditionsbewusste Region.

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2013)
    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0

    passt auch gut zu Wild

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2013)
    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0

    klassischer Chianti, Preis-Leistung- Verhältnis stimmt absolut

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2013)
    Average rating: 5.0 of 5 5.0

    Rapport qualité prix

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2013)
    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0

    schlichter aber guter Chianti

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2013)
    Average rating: 5.0 of 5 5.0

    Spitzenchianti

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2013)
    Average rating: 5.0 of 5 5.0

    Herausragender Chianti