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Chianti Classico, Rocca di Montegrossi

A blend of 85% Sangiovese, with Canaiolo and Colorino, Rocca di Montegrossi’s Chianti Classico is the estate’s flagship wine. Aging takes place mainly in large casks and barrels made with Allier oak for 12 months. Wine is bottled unfiltered and rests in bottle for 6 months prior to release.

Producer:
Vintage:
2016
Country:
Italy
Region:
Tuscany
Appellation:
Chianti Classico
Variety:
Sangiovese
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Certified Organic

Tasting Notes

In the glass it is lively ruby, with bright violet reflections, and on the nose displays the rich fruity aromas typical of the varietals, particularly forest berry fruit and sour cherries. On the palate it is harmonious and well structured, with nice tannins and savory notes.

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Press & Reviews

Spectator

Score:
92
Date:
2018-10-31