Castello di Selvole - Chianti classico

An intense wine, smooth and round, well structured and long in the mouth

Description

The main product of the winery is obtained with a very low yield per hectare, a rigorous choice of grapes, vinification at controlled temperature to preserve the maximum of aroma and is aged in French barriques for about seven to nine months. The Chianti Classico DOCG is an intense wine, smooth and round, well structured and long in the mouth. After a period of time in barrique the wine is also aged in bottle for at least three months to give it a further roundness and smoothness. It goes well with meats and cheeses of all kinds, and should be opened about an hour before serving. 

Data sheet

Origin Tuscany, Chianti Classico
Grapes Sangiovese 100%
Vinification fermentation at controlled temperature, aging in stainless steel vat for 3 months
Alcoholic strength 13.5%
Soil and vineyard gravel and clay, lots of galestro stones