The Chianti Rufina Bucerchiale Riserva DOCG by Selvapiana is revealed in the glass in a dark red with garnet red reflections and the wonderful aromas of blackberries and blueberries. These aromas are supported by notes of cherries with floral notes.
This sangiovese from Tuscany is intense on the palate and complex with lots of fabric.
Vinification of Chianti Rufina Bucerchiale Riserva DOCG by Selvapiana
The vines for this wine are rooted in clay and limestone soils in the municipality of Rufina Vigneto Bucerchiale. The grapes were picked by hand, macerated and fermented alcoholically and malolactically.
The ageing took place in French oak barrels.
Food recommendation for the Chianti Rufina Bucerchiale Riserva DOCG from Selvapiana
Enjoy this dry red wine with strong dishes of pork and beef, grilled meat, lamb and game or with strong cheese.
Awards for the Chianti Rufina Bucerchiale Riserva DOCG from Selvapiana
- Vinous - Antonio Galloni: 92 points (vintage 2012)
- Jancis Robinson: 16.5+ points (vintage 2012)
- Gambero Rosso: 2.5 glasses (vintage 2012)
|Type of Wine:||Red wine|
|Wine acidity in g/l:||5,1|
|Residual sugar in g/l:||0,1|
|Sub region:||Chianti Rufína DOCG (IT)|
|Occasion & Theme:||Gift for good friends , perfect for an evening in front of the chimney , Romantic Dinner , Christmas|
|Ageing in:||large wood|
|Quality Classification & Rating:||Riserva , DOCG Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita|
|Soil:||Lime , clay|
|Duration of maturation (in Months):||18|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||berry fruit , stone fruits , floral|
|Optimal serving temperature in °C:||15 - 18|
|Style:||Old World , classic|
|Food Pairing:||dark food , bright, hearty dishes , spicy food|
|Glass Recommendation:||Red Wine Glass , Bordeaux Glass|
|Bottle Design & Features:||Bordeaux Style , classic|
|Bottle size in L:||0,75|
|storage capacity in years from the vintage year:||20|
|Alcohol % ABV:||14,5|
|Allergens & Misc. Ingredients:||contains sulfites and sulfur dioxide|
|Distributor:||Fattoria Selvapiana - Loc. Selvapiana - 50068 Rufina - Italien|