'Capraia' Riserva Chianti Classico DOCG, Tenuta di Capraia
'Capraia' Riserva Chianti Classico DOCG, Tenuta di Capraia
Wine with an optimal complexity and structure. Ruby red color with violet tinger. Intensive and rich aroma, vinous, fruit-driven. Pleasant cherry notes, refreshing and well balanced with hints of integrated vivid tannin.

Country and Region: Italy,Tuscany

Classification: DOCG Riserva

Producer: Tenuta di Capraia

Wine Style: Red

Grape Varieties : Sangiovese

Vinification: The 45 hectare Capraia vineyards in Capraia and Bozzagone with medium soil composed of marl and clay. The vines are 10 to 35 years of age, east to west facing. The grapes are hand harvested in the first half of October. Maceration under controlled temperature (28 Celsius) for 10-12 days. Malolactic fermentation in steel tanks. Oak ageing for at least 15 months in the traditional Chianti barrels, followed by 6 months in steel tanks and at least 1 year in the bottle.

ABV: 14%

Closure: Natural Cork

Note: Vinous, 92 points; Wine Spectator 90 points; Wine Enthusiast, 89 points;

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 119.70

Bottle Price: £ 19.95