Chianti Classico Docg, Gran Selezione, 2011, Fattoria Santo Stefano,

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A small boutique winery, producing only 15.000 bottles per year.

Francesca and her brother, with love, take care of the estate their father left them.

Fattoria Santo Stefano is a small rustic hamlet, immersed in the Tuscan countryside in the heart of the Chianti Classico area. Elena and her husband have been running the winery for decades.

Chianti Classico Gran Selezione, 2011

The vineyard for this wine is located on the sunset side of the hill and the harvest is by hand.

This wine is made from a selection of handpicked grapes.

Color: very intense ruby red with striking purple hues.

Smell: strong berry fruit and vanilla bouquet, persistent.

Taste: in the mouth is fine and elegant, velvety and very persistent.

CLASSIFICATION VARIETAL
Docg Chianti Classico, Gran Selezione

VINTAGE PRODUCTION AREA AGING
2011

PRODUCTION AREA
Greve in Chianti

VARIETAL
90% San Giovese, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon

Maceration
20 days with the skins

AGING
6 months in big oak barrels, plus 18 months in small barrels, barrique, plus 6 months in the bottle.

ALCOHOL
14,5%

NUMBER OF BOTTLES
1500