Other Reds

Cecchi 'Storia di Famiglia' Chianti Classico


750 ML


Product Description

APPELLATIONDenominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita AREA OF PRODUCTIONCastellina in Chianti area of Chianti Classico HARVEST / VINTAGE2012 NUMBER BOTTLES1.500.000 GRAPES VARIETYSangiovese 90%, other grape varieties 10% ALTITUDE250 mt above sea level SOIL COMPOSITIONMiddle Dough alkaline presence with stones TONNES OF GRAPE PER HECTARE7 Tonnes CULTIVATION TECHNIQUESpurred Cordon HARVESTFirst ten days of October VINIFICATIONTraditional in red with controlled temperature METHOD OF FERMENTATIONStainless Steel tanks FERMENTATION TEMPERATURE26 °C LENGTH OF FERMENTATION18 days DATE OF BOTTLINGfrom October following the harvest BOTTLE AGEMinimum 2 months SERVICE TEMPERATURE18 °C ALCOHOLIC CONTENT13 % TASTING NOTESIt is the protagonist among Cecchi wines, Chianti Classico is exported worldwide. It is the wine in which the company identifies more. His high profile is the result of a long experience. The Cecchi family has always believed in that name that represents the past, present and especially the future of Tuscan wines. The main grape is Sangiovese. Red ruby tending to garnet with aging, fine nose, the taste is intense and persistent, its structure is large and with a great balance. SERVE WITHred meats and rich poultry dishes


Varietal: Sangiovese

Region: Chianti Classico