Fattoria di Pancole 2004 Chianti Colli Senesi ($12.99)
Clear, very dark garnet. Black cherries and subtle spice on the nose, juicy fruit and snappy acidity in the flavor; fresh-fruit acidity and soft tannins in a long finish. Just about a perfect model of fresh, straightforward Chianti. US Importer: Five Star Fine Imports Ltd., Plainview, N.Y. (Jul 25, 2006)

FOOD MATCH: Characteristic Chianti, made for red meat; its fresh acidity and fruit makes it a natural with snappy, tomato-based pasta dishes or a caprese salad or just about anything made with fresh summer tomatoes and basil.

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