CHIANTI CLASSICO ANNATA
Product detailed description
Ruby red color with purple shade. Harmonious red fruits smell such as blueberry and cherry, combined with floral and slightly spiced notes. Properly tannic flavour, wide and balanced. Long and fruity aftertaste.
WINE VARIETAL: Sangiovese and Cabernet
SOIL: Facing south-east at an altitude of about 300 mt above sea level. Very rich in structure, Alberese stone prevails, calcareous, on a averagely clayey base
VINIFICATION: Grape harvest in perfect maturation, maceration on the skins for approximately 18/20 days with frequent pumping over, fermentation at controlled teperature in stainless steel tanks
MATURATION: in barrel and barrique of 2nd and and 3rd passage for 12 months
REFINEMENT: In bottle for 4 months
SERVING TEMPERATURE: 18°C
PAIRING: Perfect match with first courses with ragu, grilled meats, fresh cheeses
Borratella Wine Farm
Villa Borratella is surrounded by its 5 hectares of Chianti Classico vineyards, 2 hectares of olive groves and 75 hectares of woods.
At an altitude of 350 meters above sea level, the grape variety mainly cultivated is Sangiovese and complementary also Cabernet and Merlot are grown; an excellent Extra Virgin Olive Oil is produced from approximetely 200 olive trees.
Borratella collects about 300 quintals of grapes and gets, in its own cellar equipped with the most modern technologies, about 200 hl of wine destined to the bottling of Chianti Classico wine, Chianti Classico Riserva and IGT Super Tuscan.