San Felice Chianti Classico DOCG 2017

San Felice Chianti Classico DOCG 2017

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Introduction

  • Produced entirely from native varieties, predominantly Sangiovese with addition of Colorino and Pugnitello. It is a  medium-bodied Chianti Classico with a distinguished personality and notable for its elegance. Traditional fermentation practices are employed with an average-lenght maceration, followed by 12 months maturation  in large slavonian oak casks. The 2016 vintage of this wine was ranked 19 in Wine Spectator's top 100 wines. 

Vineyard Profile

  • Vineyards: Located in San Felice (Castelnuovo Berardenga, Siena), Tuscany

Vinification

  • 8-10 days fermentation on the skins at 28-30°°C, followed by malolactic fermentation in steel. Maturation in large Slavonian oak casks for 10-12 months, followed by 2 months in bottle.

Technical Information

  • Varietal Composition: Sangiovese 80%, Colorino 10%, Pugnitello 10%
  • Production (in bottles): 260,000
  • Alcohol: 13%