ITALIAN WINES – RED TUSCANY

ARGIANO TOSCANO “NON CONFUNDITUR”’05………………….44.79

BARONCINI “IL BOSSO” BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO’02 – “Slightly decadent cherry and floral character, with a hint of kumquat.  Medium body.”………………85.99

CAPEZZANA CARMIGNANO “VILLA DI CAPEZZANA”’03 – “Lots of blackberries and dried flowers on the nose and palate. Medium- to full-bodied, with good tannins and a sweet, earthy tobacco finish.”……………..53.99

CASTELLO BANFI MERLOT “MANDRIELLE”’94 – AGED CELLAR SELECTION – “A serious red wine that combines smoky, chocolaty, cherrylike flavors with a firm, tannic texture and lingering finish. Having both depth and breadth, it should improve through 2000.”……………….99.99

IL PALAGIONE “ANTAJR VENDEMMIA”01 – CELLAR AGED SELECTION…….72.99

MARCHESI de’ FRESCOBALDI “TOSCANO LAMAIONE”’00 – CELLAR AGED SELECTION – “Full-bodied, with lots of velvety tannins and lovely berry and chocolate character. Long finish. Merlot.”….92.89

PETRA “TOSCANO ROSSO”’03………………………..75.99

PETRA VAL de’ CORINA SUVERETO “EBO”’04 – “Aromas of berry, herb and slightly burnt oak.  Full-bodied, soft and fruity.  Almost jammy.  Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese and Merlot.”…………………………….47.99

PETRA “ZINGARI”’05 – “A silky red, with meaty plum and a fresh herb note.  Medium-bodied, with soft tannins and a hint of chocolate on the finish.”…………………………….35.99

TENUTA DI FARNETA TOSCANA BONGOVERNO’97 – CELLAR AGED SELECTION – “Very exotic aromas of ripe fruit, spices and licorice. Full-bodied, with round and soft tannins and a lovely, ripe fruit aftertaste. Yummy.”…………89.99

VILLA CALCINIA “TOSCANA CASARSA”’97 – CELLAR AGED SELECTION – “A wine with outstanding structure. Very pretty. Enticing aromas of plum skin and black licorice. Medium- to full-bodied, with polished tannins and a solid core of fruit. Needs time. Best after 2001.”…………….89.99

VILLA CALCINIA “CHIANTI CLASSICO” RISERVA’01 – CELLAR AGED SELECTION – “Blackberries, cherries and mint on the nose.  Full-bodied, with loads of new wood.  It’s firm and silky.  Long.  This estate is improving.”……………………….52.99

VILLA CALCINIA “CHIANTI CLASSICO”’03 – “Soft and fruity, with forest fruit and light vanilla aromas and flavors. Medium-bodied, with light tannins and some pleasant sweet spice on the finish.”……………………….29.99

VILLA CALCINIA “CASARSA – MERLOT”’03 – “Very pretty blackberry and floral aromas, with a medium to full body, fine tannins and a fruity finish.”……………………….64.99

VILLA CAFAGGIO “CHIANTI CLASSICO” RISERVA’04 – “A fruity red, with bright berry and hints of dark chocolate. Medium body, fresh acidity and a medium finish.”………….53.99

VILLA CAFAGGIO “CHIANTI CLASSICO”’05 – “Aromas of blackberry, violet and mineral. Medium-bodied, with light silky tannins and a medium finish.”……………………….48.99

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