Chianti Classico D.O.C.G. Riserva
The Chianti Classico Riserva is deep, ruby red with a bouquet of ripe fruit, cinnamon, cloves and wisteria. Dry and assertive on the palate, it is well balanced in texture with fine-grain tannins and a pleasant fruity note. Only the best Sangiovese grapes, grown on the estate vineyards, are picked to produce this reserve wine. Pairs well with grilled and roasted meats and mature cheeses.
Usually for the Sangiovese takes place during the third week of September
Fermentation for 20 days, in keeping with careful tradition. Maturation: lengthy ageing in small, French oak barrels for at least 21 months. After bottling, the wine matures for another three months before release.
Tufaceous with presence of soil skeleton and some argillaceous schist.
Vine Cultivation System
60 quintals per hectare
Castelnuovo Berardenga - Siena