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FEATURES

  • Banfi Chianti Classico embodies all the characteristics that have made this wine an enduring classic: an alluring bouquet of black fruit and violets, rich flavors of cherry and leather, supple tannins, and good acidity for dining.
  • The “Superiore” designation of Banfi Chianti Superiore signifies stricter government regulations, requiring lower yields, greater plant density in the vineyards, and slightly higher levels of alcohol and fruit extraction.
  • Banfi’s Centine, (pronounced “Chen-tee-nay”) is a super value, Super Tuscan wine from Banfi Tuscany with three offerings: Centine Rosso, Centine Bianco and Centine Rose.

Benefits

  • Banfi Chianti Superiore’s stricter regulations make for a fuller-bodied, more elegant chianti.
  • Banfi Chianti Superiore and Banfi Chianti Classico are perfect introductions to what is perhaps Tuscany’s most famous wine.
  • Centine wines are perennial best buys and top value-rated wines, making them the ideal everyday wine choice.
  • Banfi Tuscany wines offer more reasons to enjoy Banfi on more occasions; and are an affordable way to experience elegant wines from Italy’s most honored vintner.

Tasting Notes

chianti-classico-docgBanfi Chianti Classico DOCG: Ruby red in color. Intense bouquet with notes of cherries, plums, and violets. Rich flavors of cherry and leather. Supple tannins and good acidity.

 

 

 

chianti-superiore-docgBanfi Chianti Superiore DOCG: Intense ruby in color with shades of violet. A fruit-forward bouquet with some floral notes. Round and well-balanced with black-cherry flavors and hints of spice. Well-structured with good acidity for dining and a lingering finish.

 

 

 

centine-rossoCentine Rosso: Intense ruby red in color. Fragrant bouquet, with dark fruit and floral nuances. Medium-bodied, with black cherry and plum flavors, and a hint of spice.

 

 

cenitine-biancoCentine Bianco: Brilliant yellow in color, this sophisticated white cuvée offers alluring aromas of pear, apricot, and lime, with a hint of herbs. Lush flavors on the palate supported by crisp acidity.

 

 

centine-roseCentine Rose: Intense pink in color. Fresh bouquet with hints of woodland berries. Dry with rich berry flavors, well-structured with a long crisp, clean finish.

 

 

 

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