• The Wine Gang

    The Wine Gang

    Poggerino Chianti Classico Riserva Bugialla 2007

    Chianti Classico (Tuscany), Italy

    Dry Red (Cork), 15.5% abv

    A beguiling perfumed and herbal nose that's juicy, moreish and inviting. A lovely elegant balance of acidity and tannin with that herbal cherry note singing through to the long finish. A surprising alcohol level – impossible to detect, such is the balance here. Find on

    Score:   92/100 − £23.95 at Lea & Sandeman.

  • The Wine Guide

    The Wine Guide

    There are times in your life as a wine professional that you are truly thankful for being introduced to a region for the first time by precisely the right person. This was the case for me when I visited Piero Lanza at Poggerino in more

  • Falstaff January 2011

    Falstaff January 2011

    93pts Chianti Classico Riserva "Bugialla" 2007

    Leuchtendes, sattes Rubin. Sehr intensive
    und einladende Nase, satt nach reifen
    Himbeeren und Kirschen, klar. Zeigt sich am
    Gaumen sehr geschmeidig, entfaltet sich mit
    dichtmaschigem, feinem Tannin, schöner

  • Wine Spectator 31.10.2010

    Wine Spectator 31.10.2010

    92pts "Primamateria" Toscana IGT Rosso 2006

    The notes of blueberry and hints of cream are so enticing in this full and silk wine, which has bright acidity and a clean finish. Best after 2011.


    90pts Chianti Classico 2008

    A balanced and pretty wine, with blackberry and cherry aromas and flavors. Medium-bodied with fine tannins and fruity finish. Drink now.


    90pts Chianti Classico Riserva "Bugialla" 2007

    There's lovely balance in this Chianti Classico, with pretty Sangiovese carachter that shows cherry aromas and flavors, with a full and polished texture. Drink now.