Poggio al Sorbo Chianti D.O.C.G

Sangiovese means blood of Jove and so “se dell’uve il sangue amabile non rinfranca ognor le vene, questa vita è troppo labile, troppo breve, e sempre in pene.” Francesco Redi-Bacco in Toscana-  

 

Denomination: Chianti DOCG

Grape varietal: Sangiovese 100%

Location of vineyards: Selected grapes from the vineyards of the I Colli estate (Monteriggioni, Siena)

Altitude: 300-350 m

Soil: Montagnola Rock (clay, silt, sand)

Training system: Cordon spur

Vineyard density: 5.000 vines per hectare

Vinification and aging: Fermentation takes place in stainless steel vats where maceration lasts for 10 – 12 days at a controlled temperature of 25°C.

Nose: Fruity bouquet. Brings to mind fresh cherries, redberries. Taste: Fresh and pleasantly rounded.

Serving suggestions: An excellent accompaniment for pasta, both white and red meat, and cheese.

Serving temperature: 18° C

Formats: 750 ml