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Canonica a Cerreto Chianti Classico Winery

Il Chianti a 12 km da Siena - Castelnuovo Berardenga



Chianti Classico Riserva - 2008

AWARDS: Robert Parker - Wine Advocates / Wine Spectator

PRODUCTION AREA:

Castelnuovo Berardenga Chinati Classico , Siena

ALTITUDE:

350 mt s.l.m.

LAND:

Hills

EXPOSURE:

South

LAND VARIETALS:

Clay and shale

GRAPE VARIETALS:

85 % Sangiovese -10 % Cabernet Sauvignon - 5 % Merlot

VINES PER HECTARE:

5.000 – 6.600

CULTIVATION SYSTEM:

Cordon trained row

HARVEST PERIOD:

First ten days October

VINIFICATION:

In stainless steel tanks

AGEING:

18 months in French oak barriques

COLOR :

Deep ruby red, intense

ALCOL BY VOLUME:

14 %

DRY EXTRACT :

32.28 g/lt

RECIDUAL SUGARS:

1.7 g/lt

TOTAL ACIDITY :

5.8 g/lt

SERVICE TEMPERATURE:

18 - 19 °C

FOOD TO SERVE WITH:

Pasta, meats, mature ceeses