Chianti Classico DOCG, Castellani
Italy – 2017
Tasting Note: Quintessential Chianti, a blend of cherries and loamy earth, prettily perfumed by violets.
Food Matching: Lamb ragu with bread and tomato salad
Vineyard: This Chianti Classico is produced from specially selected Sangiovese grapes grown in the vineyards of Chianti Classico appellation, the most ancient Chianti area.
Vinification: Made following traditional vinification methods: completely mature grapes are hand harvested from vineyards. Fermentation at controlled temperatures and prolonged maceration with the skins.