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Vinsanto del Chianti Classico DOC 2009

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SIZE: 0,5 Lt
PERSONALITY: The Chianti tradition
STYLE: Complex, rich yet fresh
COLOR: amber
PERFUME: typical hints of dried fruits, honey, apricot, notes of vanilla and spices
PALATE: full and velvety, great structure and roundness. Long and persistent finish with a hint of well-balanced acidity.
FOOD PAIRING: Cold as an aperitif, at "room temperature" as a dessert wine, excellent with almond biscuits "cantuccini".
SHELF-LIFE: Many years

 

Details

VARIETALS: 90% Trebbiano, 5% Sangiovese and 5% Malvasia
VINEYARD: Meleto and S.Piero, located at 400 meters above sea level
YEAR VINEYARD PLANTED: between 1972 and 1974
VINES PER HECTARE: 3.500 /5.000
YIELD PER HECTARE: 6 tons (trebbiano and Malvasia) and 5 tons (sangiovese)
TRAINING METHOD: Guyot
GRAPE HARVEST AND WITHERING: Harvesting and selection of grapes by hand. Natural withering of the grapes is done in well-ventilated rooms.
VINIFICATION: The fermentation and aging take place in mixed wood casks, sealed and kept in rooms with varying seasonal temperatures. “Caratelli” are filled up 70%.
AGING: 4-5 years in wood casks
TASTING NOTES: amber with typical hints of dried fruits, honey, apricot, notes of vanilla and spices. Full and velvety, great structure and roundness. Long and persistent finish with a hint of well-balanced acidity.

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