• WE: 97

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  • RP: 93

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  • WS: 92

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Antinori Santa Cristina Italy 2008

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Antinori Sangiovese Toscana Santa Cristina 2008

Santa Cristina:
Santa Cristina is a popular brand offshoot of Antinori wines, produced in the town of Cortona, in Tuscany, Italy. The wine has been produced in the area (the location of the estate changed in 2006) since 1946. The wines are produced using traditional grapes and styles of red, white and rosé as well as Super Tuscan blends using international grapes. The estate also produces fortified dessert wine, grappa and olive oil. 

Member Reviews for Antinori Santa Cristina Italy

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Snooth User: bobcatpunk
3.50 5

red berries, some spice and smoke, nice body

Snooth User: toothpicks
3.00 5

Would buy at a price

Snooth User: Chelsey E
3.50 5

Nice berry aroma with some other subtle notes of spice and even something vegetal. Medium body, smooth texture and flavor of tart cherries all the way to the finish. Very nice for $12.

Snooth User: zygmuntsmw
2.50 5

A perfectly average Tuscan wine. A good table wine. I couldn't find any fault with it and enjoyed it but it did not exhibit significantly more character than a straw basket chianti. It's a good buy for the price.

Snooth User: Kanran
3.50 5

Three and a half glasses

External Reviews for Antinori Santa Cristina Italy

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This wine boasts aromas of saddle leather and black cherries, with just a hint of medical tape. On the palate, the flavors remain true, with cherries and leather predominating, and a slight creaminess. Finishes tart and a bit one-dimensionally fruity, but this is a nice entry-level Sangiovese with good varietal character.

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This fruity, made-to-quaff Sangiovese has some earthy, mineral notes along with black fruit and full but non-aggressive tannins. Hints of cocoa and licorice add some complexity to what is otherwise a simple, fruity wine. In most ways it's similar to Beaujolais.

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Capsula Viola Toscana IGT 2008 - Antinori: Capsula Viola Toscana IGT 2008 - Weißwein von AntinoriHier bekommen Sie einen typischen italienischen Wein. Während viele Weine immer gleichförmiger werden, zeigt sich dieser herausragende Antinori Capsula Viola Toscana erstaunlich vielfältig und markant. Im Glas zeigt sich der Wein strohgelb und duftet fruchtig. Seine Säure ist angenehm, so dass er sich sehr gut als Begleiter zum Essen eignet. Probieren Sie ihn als Aperitif, zu leichten Speisen, Antipasti, Salami und Pecorino. Ein idealer Sommerwein.Weingut: AntinoriLand: ItalienRegion: ToskanaRebsorten: 60% Trebbiano, 20% Chardonnay, 20% Pinot BiancoAlkoholgehalt: 11,5 Vol. %Säuregehalt: 3,5 g/lRestsüße: trockenInhalt: 0,75 lEmpfohlene Serviertemperatur: 6 - 8°CLagerfähigkeit: 1 - 2 Jahre ab Jahrgang Weißwein > Italien > Toskana

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Wine red - 2008 Marchesi Antinori Solaia Toscana IGT Italy Region: Toscane Apellation: Toscane Cabernet Sauvignon blend 750 ml. Free Shipping Insurance

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This blend of Sangiovese and Merlot is a brilliant ruby red color, with intense fresh fruit aromas and pleasant floral notes. The finish sweet tannins and pleasant, lingering fruit.

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A Sangiovese wine from Tuscany in Italy. 2008 Antinori Sangiovese Santa Cristina 750ml

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The wine has an intense ruby red color. It offers full and complex aromas which recall ripe fruit, plum jam, mint, chocolate, and tobacco. In the mouth, the wine presents itself with good body; it is round, with soft, velvety tannins.90 WA

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