Castellani Casalforno Chianti Classico Riserva 2011
By Castellani Casalforno
Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva
Grape: 100% Sangiovese
This Chianti Classico is produced from specially selected Sangiovese grapes grown in the vineyards of Chianti Classico appellation, the most ancient Chianti area. Completely matured grapes are crushed right after harvest. When the primary fermentation is complete, the wine is stored in Slavonion oak casks where it performs malolactic fermentation and ages for a minimum period of 24 months. It completes its refinement in bottles for a minimum period of 3 months.
Colour: Deep ruby red colour
Bouquet: Intense and characteristic bouquet, earthy, with wild red berries an and underwood notes.
Taste: Harmonious, dry, savory, strong and persistent.
Pairings: Ideal with roasts, game meat and duck. Serve at room temperature.
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