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Vin Santo del Chianti Classico DOC

Overview

Intense amber color, aromas of dehydrated apricot, roasted coffee, creamy and sugary on the palate.

Vinification In small barrels from 80 to 225 liters. for 6 – 9 years
Refinement 12 months in bottle at least

Pairings
Dessert wine to be enjoyed alone in combination with dry pastries.

Italy

Appellation Chianti Classico
Variety Sangiovese 50% - 25% Trebbiano - 25% Malvasia
Average age of vines 30+
Farming Certified Organic
Soil rich in limestone
Fermentation Vinification In small barrels from 80 to 225 liters for 6 - 9 years
Aging 12 months in the bottle

Location

Castellina In Chianti - Siena • Tuscany - Italy

Appellation

Chianti Classico

Proprietor

Guido Serio and his wife Isa

Winemaker

Franco Campanelli & Carlo Ferrini

Size/Elevation

20 hectares/ 250 meters above sea levels