Chianti Classico

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Vintage 2009 

 

Chianti Classico Casaloste is a red wine made mainly from Sangiovese grapes. Aged in French oak barrels of 25 and 35 liters and in barriques for a period of about 12 months, it has an intense ruby color with notes of wild berries supported by the typical acidity of Sangiovese and long and elegant tannins. Ideal for red meat, it goes well also with salami and enhances the flavor of medium aged cheeses.

Grapes: Sangiovese 90%, Merlot 10%

Vinification: small sized stainless steel vats using selected yeasts and controlled temperature, with repassings and “delestage”

Aging: oak casks of Allier, and barriques for about 12 months

Quality control: Consorzio del Marchio Storico Gallo Nero

Certification: Organically grown grapes certified by ICEA (Istituto per la Certificazione Etica ed Ambientale) 

Temperature: 17-18°C

It goes with: grilled red meat, white meat, medium aged cheeses

 

2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Wine Spectator
90/100
James Suckling
90/100
Wine Avocade
89/100
2000 vini AIS
4 grappoli