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Chianti Classico Riserva PRĪMUM 2016

PRĪMUM | Chianti Classico D.O.C.G. Riserva
Chianti Classico Riserva PRĪMUM 2016


As soon as they are harvested, the best Chianti Classico grapes are destined to become Riserva, a wine with a dark red color verging on maroon. Elegant and velvety, it has notes of spices and red forest fruits on the nose, with an imposing structure.

In 2016, 8,200 bottles of Chianti Classico D.O.C.G. were produced. Reserve.

Product detail

Appellation Chianti Classico D.O.C.G. Riserva
Produced bottles 8.200
Grapes Mainly Sangiovese with complementary grapes in accordance with regulations
Position/altitude 300/350 meters above sea level
Cultivation method Spurred cordon
Aging Approx. 26 months in 25 hl wooden barrels.
Aging ability 10-12 years
Alcohol 13,50%
In bottle from From 2019
In trade from End 2019

Tasting notes

Colour Intense ruby red
Parfum intense and persistent with notes of ripe red fruits, spices and vanilla
Palate fantastic structured and balanced wine; persistent in the mouth with a pleasantly intense finish

Pairings

Ideal with Tuscan cured meats and mature cheeses; recommended with roasted or grilled meat, steak and the classic “Fiorentina”

Awards

Tim Heaton Italianwine.blog 2020recommended
Falstaff 202091 points
I Vini di Veronelli 202089 points