Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva - Il Poderino
GRAPES: 100% Sangiovese
Area: Castellina in Chianti / Monteriggioni
Altitude: 530 m a.s.l.
Vineyards: 3ha divided in two parts, in the municipalities of Monteriggioni and Castellina in Chianti, with vines aged between 20 and 40 years old
Soil: mixed sand and clay with galestro limestone
Yield: 45000 kg/ha
Harvest: manual harvest early October
Fermentation: with selected yeasts in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks
Ageing: 36 months in medium sized barrels of French oak
Reﬁning: bottle refinement of at least 6 months before market release
Bottle production: 2000 bottles 0,75l
Color: deep ruby red with garnet shades
Nose: An intense bouquet of toasted and balsamic notes over ripe and cooked red and black fruits
An aged Chianti Classico Riserva, with an impressive complexity and length gained throughout its long aging in French oaks. A smooth wine that is ideal accompaniment to a great meal and beyond.