CHIANTI CLASSICO is a tribute to our terroir. This single-variety winefascinates with its easiness and the ripe cherry notes, one of the typical aromas for Sangiovese. In the mouth, a lovely freshness and sapidity combine with young and crisp tannins.
Varieties 100% Sangiovese
Vineyards and terroir
Vineyards location Castellina and Radda in Chianti
Vineyards elevation and exposure 230 - 400 mt a.s.l.; S-SW exp.
Soils Castellina: loamy soil - Radda: medium textured with rocky skeleton
Climate and microclimate Continental climate, with cool winters (also below 0°C) and very warm summers. Temperatures can rise above 40°C during the warm season.
Vinification and aging
Harvest 10.09.2014 - 03.10.2014
Wine analysis Alcohol: 13%; total acidity: 5,7‰
Temperature of fermentation 28-30°
Must contact Up to 13 days
Maturing 12 months, 2/3 in stainless steel, 1/3 in concrete tanks
Bottle ageing Few months
First year of production 2013
Ageing potential Up to 10 years
Seducing notes of ripe cherries, a lovely acidity, medium body and a bright finish.
Salami, cheese, pasta, poultry and grilled meat.