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Questo
PRODUCTION AREA:
Gaiole in Chianti (Siena).

ALTITUDE:
300 m. above sea level.

EXPOSURE:
South-West.

VINEYARDS GROUND:
hill.

VINE VARIETY:
selected Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon.

SOIL COMPOSITION:
Galestro ( calcareous clay).

HARVESTING:
hand picked in the second week of October.

VINIFICATION:
traditional processing for quality black grapes.

MATURING:
manual for 6 mouths in 2.25 hl. oak casks.

BOTTLE AGEING:
6 mouths minimum.

ALCOHOL CONTENT:
13.00%.

SERVING SUGGESTIONS:
preferably decant and serve at 18-19C.

SUITABLE DISHES:
red meat dishes, furred game and aged cheese.

COLOUR:
deep ruby red, with purple undertones, of lively and warm rich intensity.

BOUQUET:
refined, wide complex and elegant. Ripe red fruit bouquet, with stylish woodsy and spicy suggestions.

FLAVOUR:
important and thick bodied wine. Fleshy warm and vinous. Full-bodied and harmonious flavour. Warm, sweetly fruity and spicy aftertaste.

DESRIZIONE:
"Questo"is a vineyard located at the lower border of the Maisano property, atthough at un altitude of about 260/280 metres above sea level. It has a splendid south-western exposure , distinguished particulary by the composition of the terrain, with a finer and freer grain than found in other zones. Cabernet is present here as a complementary vine. Its rich fruity quality gives greater body to the Sangiovese, to obtain a classic Chianti with intense colour, flavour and fragrance.
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