Chianti Classico DOCG Capotondo Castelvecchi
Deep red color with pleasant purple hues. Good body, good acidity and freshness, with prevailing floral notes, hints of red rose and purple. The scent of red fruits prevails, with tendencies towards ripe fruit such as berries, blueberries, cherries and plums, slightly spicy. A wine of great harmony, typical and balanced, with great character.
Strong personality that enhances the position of Castelvecchi, located between 450 and 600 meters above sea level. A wine that promises to evolve in a sublime way over time, expressing great longevity.
Highly drinkable wine, excellent throughout the meal and to accompany savory first courses such as lasagna with mushrooms and sausage, baked red meats,
meats and medium-aged cheeses.
88% Sangiovese and 12% Canaiolo, the soils are mainly composed of marl and alberese with a lower percentage of boulder and sandstone. The 2017 vintage was one of the driest in recent decades, the rains only occurred in the first days of September, helping the ripening process of the grapes. To deal with this anomalous meteorological situation, it was essential to pay particular attention to the condition of the vineyard. Thanks to the great care, precision and assiduity in processing, we have been able to bring healthy and excellent quality grapes to the cellar.
- Vines and plants
- 88% Sangiovese, 12% Canaiolo
- Production area
- Chianti area
- Refine in steel tanks, then carry out a passage in large barrels and barriques, which allows to obtain the maturation of the tannins
- Aging in the bottle for 8 months.
- Chianti Classico DOCG
- Bottle Capacity
- 750 ml.
- Alcohol content in %Vol
- Service temperature
- 16 ° / 18 °
- It goes perfectly with lasagna with mushrooms and sausage, baked red meats, cold cuts and medium-aged cheeses