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FATTORIA DI CALAPPIANO

Calappiano

Chianti DOCG Riserva

Ruby color. On the nose it boasts the fragrance of ripe red fruit and spices, humus and eucalyptus. On the palate it is full and warm with fine tannins. The finish wraps up on hints of spices and underbrush.

Wine data sheet

Grapes
80% Sangiovese, 20% vines allowed by the specifications

Production area
Chianti DOCG

Altitude
100 m a.s.l.

Type of soil
Hill soil, loose and deep, rich in marine fossils and rock fragments. Marl and sandstone, comprising clay and sand schists, rich in limestone.

Alcohol
13 % vol.

Fermentation
Alcoholic fermentation for 10-12 days at a temperature of 20-24°C, followed by maceration for 10 days at 28-29°C in steel, using Delestage and racking techniques. Subsequent malolactic fermentation, racking and sulphurisation.

Aging
Partly in steel with micro-oxygenation and partly in wood for 12 months.

Tasting notes
Ruby red colour. The bouquet is of ripe red berries and spices, humus and eucalyptus. To the palate it is full and warm, full-bodied and with a fine tannin. It ends on spicy, berry notes.

Food pairings
Red meats, fiorentina steak, aged cheeses, veal roasts, game, truffle dishes.

Capacity
0,75 l

Gallery Calappiano Chianti Docg Riserva

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