Gran Selezione D.o.c.g.
Gran Selezione Chianti Classico D.O.C.G. 2018 is a blend of 90% Sangiovese from the Sobole vineyard and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon. Its red fruit flavours, with hints of raspberry, meet the gentle aroma of wild lily flowers, making it a fine and elegant wine with a pleasantly alcoholic structure. The carefully chosen grapes are left to ferment in stainless steel vats and then transferred to French oak barrels for 30 months until bottling.
GRAPE VARIETIES90% Sangiovese, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon. WINE MAKINGThe vineyard called “Sobole” is characterized exclusively of Sangiovese grapes and gives this special wine “cru”. It is located on the sunset side of the hill and harvest is exclusively carried out by hand. The grapes are put to ferment in large cement vats (with vitrified lining), at a controlled temperature (max 24°C). FINING French oak barrels with a capacity of 1.000 litres, where ageing of the body and refinement take place for 30 months until it is bottled. COLOUR Purple Red. TASTE AND SCENTRed fruits with hints of raspberry meet the gentle elegance of the aroma of wild lily flowers. Large bouquet and well balanced. On the palate it is fine and elegant, velvety and very persistent. ALCOHOL CONTENT14% vol. QUANTITY OF PRODUCTION 2.500 x 750ml bottles.