Castellani Casalforno Chianti Classico Riserva 2011

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What a lovely and bright Chianti, and a magnificently charming red to complement any day! Full of woody and rustic notes, with vibrant red fruit and mouthwatering acidity, this is simply the best red wine pairing for ripe tomatoes, fresh or cooked. You can't find better Classico Riserva for this amazing price! We're loading up for our new everyday Italian!
 
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"Deep ruby red colour. Intense and characteristic bouquet, earthy, with wild red berries an and underwood notes. Harmonious, dry, savory, strong and persistent. Ideal with roasts, game meat and duck. Serve at room temperature." ~Castellani Casalforno

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Unit Size750.00 ML
VarietalSangiovese
Vintage2011
GrapeSangiovese
CountryItaly
RegionTuscany
Alcohol Content13.00%

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Castellani Casalforno Chianti Classico Riserva 2011
 
 
By Castellani Casalforno
Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva
 
Tecnnical Details
Region: Tuscany
Alcohol: 13.00%
Grape: 100% Sangiovese

Winemaking Notes
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.
 
Tastng Notes
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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