Al Canapo Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG

TENUTA I COLLI

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Al canapo is dedicated to Siena and its traditions. “Canapo” is the rope at the starting line of the Palio horse race, emblem of the city of Siena. The Bindi Sergardi family has proudly shared this strong emotion and tradition with the city since the Middle Ages.

 

Denomination: Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG

Grape varietal: Sangiovese 100%

Soil: terrain with ample skeleton – Giallo di Siena.

Vinification and aging: after the process of destemming the grapes are macerated for
approximately 10 days in stainless steel tanks. During this phase, the wine completes
alcoholic fermentation at a temperature of 25° C to fully bring out varietal character and
conserve fruity and flora notes. After racking the wine completes malolactic fermentation
and it is aged for approximately six months at the I Colli estate prior to bottling.

Tasting notes: ruby-red in color, the wine is very fresh and pleasantly rounded. An
elegant bouquet with intense fresh fruit aromas and floral hints. Brings to mind cherries,
strawberries, pink grapefruit and violets. Well-structured, soft and harmonious. It is
meant to be drunk young in order to appreciate its freshness and its bouquet.

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

Serving temperature: 18° C. Store at a constant temperature of 17° C, away from light.