Chianti Classico Docg, Gran Selezione, Querceto di Castellina, 2013

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The winery is located right in the center of the Chianti Classico between Panzano in Chianti and Castellina in Chianti.

A family- run and certified organic winery dedicated to making wines that are a genuine representation of their unique terroir.

Their vineyards cover 11.2 hectares at an elevation between 420 and 480 meters asl, with 11 registered under the Chianti Classico DOCG.

Chianti Classico Gran Selezione, 2013, Sei

This single-vineyard wine comes from the “Belvedere” vineyard and represents the best selection of Sangiovese grapes. The soil is medium in texture with limestone marl and is rich in minerals. Altitude is between 420 and 450 meters with a vine density of 6,666 plants per hectare. The vineyard is trained with the Cordon system and has a Southwest exposure.

Sei is an intense, ruby red and elegant wine with notes of red roses, potpourri and underlying hints of oriental spices and mint. Expressive and full in the mouth with punchy acidity, balanced out by accentuated tannins.

CLASSIFICATION VARIETAL
Chianti Classico, Docg, Gran Selezione

VINTAGE PRODUCTION
2013

PRODUCTION AREA
Castellina in Chianti

VARIETAL
100% Sangiovese

Maceration
20 days with the skins

AGING
18 months in French oak barrels (500 lt), plus 12 months of bottle refinement

ALCOHOL
13,5% by vol

NUMBER OF BOTTLES
7.000