Da Vinci Chianti 2013, Tuscany, Italy

Country: Italy

Colour / Style: Red

Alternative selection for: Episode 5

As recommended by: Joe Fattorini

Look out for the black cockerel on the neck; the legendary bird whose early rising meant Florence claimed much of Tuscany from the Siennese. Look up the legend for a wonderful dinner party tale. Here the spicy cherry flavours are balanced by a fresher, red fruit with dry, firm tannins making for a wine to match rich beef cheek.