Chianti Classico area is located between Florence and Siena. Thanks to the elevation of this hilly area, vineyards enjoy better ventilation, reducing illnesses and the risk of over-ripeness, which would give the grapes a hint of cooked fruit. The continental climate, mitigated by the proximity of the sea, is characterized by mild winters and hot, dry summers with sharp day- to-night temperature excursion. The soil is not very deep, featuring clay, sand and stones. The images of the Products and any packaging (if applicable) on our Website are for illustrative purposes only. Although we have made every effort to display the colours accurately, we cannot guarantee that your computer's display of the colours accurately reflect the colour of the Products and/or packaging. The Products may vary slightly from those images.
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|Awards||16/20 Points - Selection 2 sterne - Selection magazine - Germany (2005) VTG 2002. Commended Award - International Wine & Spirit Competition - UK (2004) VTG 2000.|
|Region of Origin||Veneto|
|Country of Origin||Italy|
|Alcohol by Volume||13.5%|
|Tasting Notes - Nose||Characteristic, intense and persistent. It is characterized by floral (violet), fruity (especially berries) and spicy (primarily nutmeg) notes.|
|Tasting Notes - Body||Full, harmonious and elegant.|
|Tasting Notes - Palate||Dry, sapid.|
|Tasting Notes - Finish||Spicy note especially nutmeg.|
|How to enjoy Best||Perfect with roasts, poultry, hare, grilled red meat and mature cheeses.|