The Castiglioni Chianti DOCG by Tenuta Castiglioni by Frescobaldi is presented in the glass in a strong ruby red with violet reflections. On the nose, this characterful Chianti unfolds aromas of red fruits, cherry, strawberry and raspberry, accompanied by rose and violet. On the palate it is soft, optimally balanced, with a beautiful, well-integrated acidity. The fruity finish is sustainable and harmonious, with a long, pleasant aftertaste.
Production of Castiglioni Chianti by Tenuta Castiglioni
For this uncomplicated Chianti, Sangiovese and a small proportion of Merlot are vinified together. After mash fermentation for 11 days, malolactic fermentation and ageing in stainless steel tanks for a period of 6 months with micro-oxygen enrichment immediately follows.
Food and wine for the Castiglioni Chianti of Tenuta Castiglioni of Frescobaldi
This easy to drink Chianti with its strong character is the ideal accompaniment to tasty pasta dishes such as pappardelle with meat sauce, roast chicken, chopped beef with vegetables and medium-ripe cheeses.
|Type of Wine:||Red wine|
|Sub region:||Chianti DOCG (IT)|
|Occasion & Theme:||banquet wine/ bulk wine , to enjoy during the week , perfect for an evening in front of the chimney , Cooking with Friends|
|Ageing in:||stainless steel tank|
|Grape Variety:||Merlot , Sangiovese|
|Quality Classification & Rating:||DOCG Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita|
|Maturation:||stainless steel tank|
|Duration of maturation (in Months):||6|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||berry fruit , stone fruits , floral|
|Optimal serving temperature in °C:||15 - 18|
|Style:||Old World , classic|
|Food Pairing:||dark food , Light dishes , bright, hearty dishes , spicy food|
|Glass Recommendation:||Bordeaux Glass|
|Bottle Design & Features:||Bordeaux Style , classic|
|Bottle size in L:||0,75|
|storage capacity in years from the vintage year:||5|
|Alcohol % ABV:||13,0|
|Allergens & Misc. Ingredients:||contains sulfites and sulfur dioxide|
|Distributor:||Marchesi de Frescobaldi - Via Santo Spirito 11 - 50125 Firenze - Italien|