2011 Chianti Classico
This Chianti Classico Casaloste is made mainly from organically grown Sangiovese grapes.
Liquor Style: Dry Red
Varietal: 90% Sangiovese and 10% Merlot
Aromas: Notes of wild berries.
Palate: Typical acidity of Sangiovese and long and elegant tannins.
Bottle Closure: Cork
Alcohol Percentage: 14.0
Standard Drinks: 8.2
Serving temperature: 17°C
Vinification: Small sized stainless steel vats using selected yeasts and controlled temperature, with repassings and “delestage”. Aged in French oak barrels of 25 and 35 liters and in barriques for a period of about 12 months
Country of Origin: Italy
Region of Origin: Tuscany
Sub-region of Origin:
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