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.
Chianti Classico D.O.C.G. Riserva
Mainly Sangiovese with complementary grapes in accordance with regulations
300/350 meters above sea level
Approx. 26 months in 25 hl wooden barrels.
In bottle from
In trade from
Intense ruby red
intense and persistent with notes of ripe red fruits, spices and vanilla
fantastic 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 2020
I Vini di Veronelli 2020
Decanter World Wine Awards 2020