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

AppellationChianti Classico D.O.C.G. Riserva
Produced bottles8.200
GrapesMainly Sangiovese with complementary grapes in accordance with regulations
Position/altitude300/350 meters above sea level
Cultivation methodSpurred cordon
AgingApprox. 26 months in 25 hl wooden barrels.
Aging ability10-12 years
In bottle fromFrom 2019
In trade fromEnd 2019

Tasting notes

ColourIntense ruby red
Parfumintense and persistent with notes of ripe red fruits, spices and vanilla
Palatefantastic structured and balanced wine; persistent in the mouth with a pleasantly intense finish


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


Tim Heaton Italianwine.blog 2020recommended
Falstaff 202091 points
I Vini di Veronelli 202089 points
Decanter World Wine Awards 2020Bronze Medal