Chianti docg "Riserva"

Name: Chianti docg "Riserva"

Appellation: Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita

Area of Origin: This prestigious wine is produced from the grapes
that grow on the hills of Chianti, in the heart of Tuscany, between
Florence and Siena.
These red clay hills offer to the grapes the ideal conditions to
enhance their own qualities and then to achieve a unique and
inimitable wine.
This result is amplified by the morphological features and by the
winning match between the micro-climate of the region and the
man's knowhow.

Hints of the Vineyard: This Chianti, noble Italian wine and symbol of
Tuscany, renowned and appreciated all over the world for its
agreeableness and smoothness, becomes really excellent when its
appellation is "Riserva".
The name "Riserva" can be exclusively assigned to Chianti of
remarkable quality, which ages 24 months.

Ageing: The best productions of Chianti take the Riserva
appellation after 24 months aging.

Grape Variety: Chianti is usually made with Sangiovese, Canaiolo
Nero, Trebbiano Toscano and Malvasia.

Tasting Notes: The Chianti is deep red in colour with intense garnet
reflections. Intense, fine, fragrant aroma with floral notes of violet
and hints that remind of soft fruit and vanilla.
It has a savoury, armonic taste, well structured, very pleasant to the
palate and elegant. The finish presents clear notes of maraschino
cherry.

Food Pairing Notes: Chianti is excellent with succulent soupes,
roasted meat, rich dishes with red meat or game.
Uncork at least two hours before and pour into a decanter.
Service temperature 18/20°C.
Store the bottles horizontally.

Average Alcohol Percentage: 13%