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Canonica a Cerreto Chianti Classico Winery

Il Chianti a 12 km da Siena - Castelnuovo Berardenga


Chianti Classico - 2009

PRODUCTION AREA:

Castelnuovo Berardenga Chinati Classico , Siena

ALTITUDE:

350 mt s.l.m.

LAND:

Hills

EXPOSURE:

South

LAND VARIETALS:

Clay and shale

GRAPE VARIETALS:

90 % Sangiovese - 10 % Merlot

VINES PER HECTARE:

5.000 – 6.600

CULTIVATION SYSTEM:

Cordon trained row

HARVEST PERIOD:

First ten days of October

VINIFICATION:

In stainless steel tanks

AGEING:

12 months in French oak barriques (first and second usage)

COLOR :

Bright ruby red

AROMA :

Full and fruity, elegant, with persistent floral notes and red and black berry aromas complementing hints of sweet spice, and underbrush.

TASTE:

Full, soft with medium amount of sweet tannins. Excellent balance between the tannins and the freshness of the acidity. Persistent aftertaste of red berries and sweet and fresh spices.

ALCOL BY VOLUME:

14 %

DRY EXTRACT :

31.9 g/lt

RECIDUAL SUGARS:

1.7 g/lt

TOTAL ACIDITY :

6.0 g/lt

SERVICE TEMPERATURE:

18 - 19 °C

FOOD TO SERVE WITH:

Soups, pasta, risotto, meats, mature ceeses