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Fontodi Flaccianello 2009 750ml
Fontodi Flaccianello 2009


 
Price: $154.99

ID: 18383
Vintage 2009
Producer: Fontodi
Varietal(s): Sangiovese
Color: Red

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Product Code: RD7377
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Description Sub Region Producer Notes
 
Fontodi’s Flaccianello is as elegant as it is powerful, and vice-versa. All of Sangiovese’s trademark raciness blends with wildflower aromatics and rests on a foundation of sun-warmed earth touched with silky tannins. Since 1981, when Fontodi began crafting this mono-varietal, Flaccianello has been a darling of connoisseurs and critics alike, yet rarely appear vintages like 2009, a harvest where estate owner Giovanni Manetti says he didn’t see a single flawed grape on the sorting table, a year that brings to mind the legendary 1997 and much-heralded 2006. A wine that takes its time, Flaccianello rewards the patient drinker with a pure, all-enveloping, Tuscan experience. It’s Sangiovese intensity at its elegant best.
Additional Info
  • Color: Red
  • Style: Still
  • Type: Dry
  • Variety/Blend: Sangiovese


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