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Wine Spectator's Top 100 of 2010
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Wine Spectator's Top 100 - #08

Fontodi
Colli della Toscana
Centrale Flaccianello 2007

95 points / $110
5,000 cases made
Italy

The area around Fontodi’s property in Panzano is known as the Conca d’Oro, or Golden Shell, for its heat-trapping amphitheater shape, excellent for ripening grapes. Flaccianello, 100 percent Sangiovese, is a selection of the estate’s best grapes. The 2007 was fermented in stainless steel, transferred to oak barrels for malolactic fermentation and aged in new French oak for 18 months. This is the third Top 10 appearance for Flaccianello and owner Giovanni Manetti this decade.

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