Of course this list does not guarantee a good Chianti … Ella Lister, founder of Wine Lister, reports on a three-day tour of Tuscany to gauge the mood among Chianti Classico, 'Super Tuscan' and Brunello di Montalcino producers.. « Brunello di Montalcino 2017 Vintage… Region by region, all the information you need to know about Italy's wine vintages. 97T 2016: Italy: Tuscany (Chianti Classico) Still tannic, youthfull, or slow to mature. Chianti - good and bad years With this vintage table you can see which years were good and which years can better be avoided for the purchase of a Chianti or Chianti Classico. Quality, quantity and winery comments, since 2016. Italy Tuscany/Bolgheri, Maremma Return to All Regions. Vintage Score Drink Window Description; Vintage 2017: Score 93: Drink Window Drink or hold: Description. The 2018 harvest will lead to a five-star vintage … Heat and drought in spring and … In France, there were clear winners and losers with many regions ravaged by severe April frosts.Although Bordeaux failed to produce a legendary vintage… The 2017 vintage is perhaps most notable for having both devastating frosts and wildfires. Castellare Chianti Classico 2017 from Chianti Classico, Chianti, Tuscany, Italy - #17 Wine Spectator Top 100 of 2019This wine is bright ruby red in color with purple highlights. Fruity, fine and elegant aromas dominated by wild berries, along with array of … Vintage Score Drink Window Description; Vintage 2017: Score 93: Drink Window Drink or hold: Description. ... 2017 hopefully will be a vintage of quality wine, just less of it. Heat and drought in … 2017: Italy: Tuscany (Chianti Classico) Early maturing and accesable. Felsina Berardenga Chianti Classico 2017 from Chianti Classico, Chianti, Tuscany, Italy - Ruby red with deep intensity and hue. Download the 2017 Vintage Chart at winemag.com Europe Region Appellation/Type 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995 … 2017 – Hail, Frost & Heat… Whereas 2016 was an extraordinarily benign year, pretty much anything that could happen did happen in 2017. Still tannic, youthfull, or slow to mature. 83E 2014: Portugal Vintage … 95R ... 2017: Portugal Vintage Port. Expect prices to go up also. Italy Tuscany/Chianti and Chianti Classico Return to All Regions. Gaja’s 2016s are among the great successes of the year. Moreover, the wines are deeply expressive of site, which, in my view, is one of the pre-requisites for a truly great Piedmont vintage. Thanks to the harmony of the … The Italian enologists’ professional association, Assoenologi, has noted that this year’s harvest will be one of the smallest since WWII.