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Chianti Classico Castello Di Monsanto

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Chianti Classico Castello Di Monsanto

One of the icons of the company, a wine suitable for every occasion.

2018
Red and white meats and pasta.
Sangiovese 90%  Canaiolo 5% Colorino 5%
14%
over 20 years
Fruity and spicy
Elegant and balanced
18-20°
Horizontally, in a dark place without changes of temperature

Availability: 8 in stock

Chianti Classico Castello Di Monsanto

This wine is born from a selection of grapes coming from the vineyards which are considered to be the most suitable for ageing in large 50hl barrels. Composed of 90% Sangiovese and 10% Canaiolo and Colorino, it is vinified in steel for about 18 days. The maturing lasts 12 months in 50 hl barrels of Slavonia oak. Finally, it spends the last three-month period of ageing in glass.

Chianti Classico Castello Di Monsanto

Although Castello di Monsanto is known for many different wines, it is the Chianti Classico the most produced wine from the company.
the Chianti Classico Castello di Monsanto is the right wine for every occasion, the one to keep at home!

Chianti Classico Castello Di Monsanto

This Red wine from the Chianti Classico area is suitable for any occasion and to accompany the best dishes of traditional Italian cuisine!

About The Producer, Castello Di Monsanto:

There are two places in Monsanto that capture every visitor for the charm and the magic that is perceived: the Poggio’s hill and the historic cellar of the ‘700.

Being able to transmit at least a tenth of the emotions you experience visiting the Monsanto winery is very difficult. The aromas, the echoes, the silences, the layers of noble molds make it a unique place that deserves at least one visit.

The company has its origin from here. So from a climb on the Poggio and from a descent into the cellar, the idea of making a Cru in Chianti Classico was born for the first time. It was 1962 when the first 6,000 bottles of the Chianti Classico Riserva Il Poggio were produced.

Of the 72 hectares planted with vineyards, between 260 and 310 meters s.l.m., 56 ha are in Sangiovese, the vine in which the company has deeply believed from the beginning. The Sangiovese clones present in the vineyards come from a mass selection of vines found in the vineyard Il Poggio, “the mother” of all the vineyards of Monsanto. In a small percentage are then present the two historical vines of the Chianti Classico vine: Canaiolo and Colorino.

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Weight1.600 kg
Color

Black

Size

32, 34, 36, 38

2 reviews for Chianti Classico Castello Di Monsanto

  1. Pierfrancesco Ciancagli

    In my opinion the Best Chianti Classico you can find at this price! it ages perfectly and you can pair it with your favorite dishes or enjoy it alone!

  2. Giacomo

    I strongly recommend this wine, great taste and easily approachable to any dish!

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