Chianti Classico DOCG

The terroir is the master of this wine; its expression is represented by Sangiovese married with small quantities of complementary vines, of our tradition, which have made Tuscany great in the world.

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16.00

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SKU: chio-chianti-classico-en

It is obtained from the blend of Sangiovese 85%, Merlot 5%, Syrah 5% and 5% of Cabernet Sauvignon. The grapes are collected in small boxes, cooled overnight and then checked on a double sorting table. Fermentation takes place in small steel tanks and in egg-shaped amphoras of terracotta.
After maceration on the skins, the wine is transferred to a tank, where malolactic fermentation takes place. It is then rises in French fine-grained oak barriques “sur lies” for 14 months. After bottling, it refines in glass before being placed on the market. Wine of extraordinary identity, medium intense, with fruity, floral and spicy notes; concrete tannin balanced by a fresh acidity that extends into fruity and spicy notes.

Colour

Deep ruby red colour.

Nose

Strong identity wine, intense with fruity, floral and spicy notes.

Palate

Balanced and concrete tannin with a fresh acidity, which extends into fruity and spicy notes.

The grapes are collected in small boxes, cooled overnight and then checked on a double sorting table. Fermentation takes place in small steel tanks and in egg-shaped amphoras of terracotta.
After maceration on the skins, the wine is transferred to a tank where malolactic fermentation takes place.

Elevation

French oak barrels “sur lies” for 14 months.
After bottling, it refines in glass before being placed on the market.

Closure

Cork

Volume

750ml

Vineyards

Sangiovese 85%, Merlot 5%, Syrah 5%, Cabernet Sauvignon 5%

93/100 James Suckling
RED MEDAL at The Wine Hunter Award 2019