'Poggio ai Frati' Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva, Rocca di Castagnoli
'Poggio ai Frati' Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva, Rocca di Castagnoli
Gorgeous, succulent, round and inviting. Captures the essence of the vintage in its expressive, welcoming personality. Succulent dark cherry, kirsch, mint, rose petal, spice and sweet tobacco overtones add nuance on the generous finish.

Country and Region: Italy,Tuscany

Classification: DOCG Riserva

Producer: Rocca di Castagnoli

Wine Style: Red

Grape Varieties : Canaiolo | Sangiovese

Vinification: 95% Sangiovese and 5% Canaiolo grapes are hand harvested from the Poggio a Frati Single Vineyard. Maceration without stalks is performed at a controlled temperature of 28°C for 10-12 days. Malolactic fermentation occurs in steel vats. Maturation of at least 15 months follows, managed partly in oak casks and partly in new, first-passage tonneaux. The wine is blended in stainless steel vats. Poggio a Frati is aged in bottle for at least 12 months.

ABV: 14%

Closure: Natural Cork

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 119.70

Bottle Price: £ 19.95