DOCG Chianti Classico Gran Selezione
DOCG Chianti Classico Gran Selezione
DOCG Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

DOCG Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Grapes varieties: 100% Sangiovese from Querciolina vineyard

Harvesting: by hand October 5th to 8th. Average grapes/hectare quantity: 50 quintals.

Vinification: fermentation in small quantities at controlled temperature with maximum of 30°C, maceration for 16-18 days

Fining: in wooden vessels for 18 months, followed by 12 months in small barrels and a minimum 6 months refining in bottles

Tasting: Intense ruby red colour, with garnet overtones. Fragrance fine and intense, wide and persistent, offers a variety of fruity notes including cherries, blackberries, raspberries underlined by hints of oak and vanilla. The taste is elegant and complex with closely woven tannins both smooth and pleasant joined to notes of fruit and spice, oak and vanilla, with an equally pleasant and long finish.

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€42.00
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Tipology: Chianti Classico Gran Selezione DOCG
Grapes varieties: 100% Sangiovese from Querciolina vineyard
Notes: The name is derived from the thrush known as  “Sassello” which stops at these vineyards during the harvest period.
Alcohol: 14,00% vol
Production area: Greve in Chianti
Soil: prevalence of limestone
Harvesting:  by hand from October 5th to 8th. Average grapes/hectare quantity: 50 quintals.
Vinification: fermentation in small quantities (50 hl each) at a controlled temperature with a maximum of 30°C, maceration for 16-18 day with delicate pumping over and fulling
Fining: obtained in wooden vessels for 18 months, followed by 12 months in small barrels – tonneaux and barriques (75% Allier – 25% Vosges) and a minimum 6 months refining in bottle
Firs vintage (as IGT Supertuscan): 1982
Average annual production: 20.000 bottles
Coupling: roast, game and ripe cheese
Suggested serving temperature: 18-20 °C
Available sizes: 375ml – 750 ml – 1,5 lt


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