- 2008 Nossole Chianti Classico reserva-best with food, dry with huge tannin 3* $22@ Bevmo
- Cherry, vanilla, a bit of smokiness, like cigar box. It's a riserva so def French oak. 2007... Was it a good vintage?
- Nozzole Chianti Classico Riserva 2008 at Villa Nova in Newport Beach California
- Very smooth and lots of berry flavors.
- Very smooth, full of berries.