Chianti Classico Riserva 2018


Tasting Notes

Ruby red color with notes of ripe red fruits, vanilla, and spices. A balanced and pleasant wine with a well-rounded but intense finish.

Food Pairing

Ideal with Tuscan cured meats and mature cheeses; recommended with roasted or grilled meat, steak and the classic “Fiorentina”.

Tech Details

Harvested from south-east facing vineyards in Greve, Chianti. The grapes are picked between the second half of September and the first half of October.

The Riserva is only produced during the best vintages.

  • Soil: Clay & limestone
  • Fermentation: Fermentation in stainless steel tanks at controlled temperatures. Malolactic is carried out in barrels.
  • Aging: 18 months in stainless steel tanks & French oak.
  • Varietal Composition: 95% Sangiovese, 3% Canaiolo, 2% Colorino
  • Region: Tuscany, Italy
  • Avg Elevation: 1300 - 1470 feet
  • Avg Age of Vines: 20 years
  • Alcohol: 14.5%
  • Size: 12/750ml
  • UPC: 8032685270166