Wine "Castiglioni", Chianti DOCG, 2009, 375 ml
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Reviews of purchase "Castiglioni", Chianti DOCG, 2009, 375 ml
The wine has a deep ruby color with purple reflections on the edges.
Pleasant wine with bright acidity and velvety tannins, excellent structure and a long aftertaste.
Bright aroma of wine includes notes of blackberry, raspberry, strawberry and red currant.
The wine goes well with meat dishes: fried pork fillet, meat sauce, as well as well-suited to the salami, young cheeses and appetizers.
"Castiglioni" Marchesi de Frescobaldi of falls into the category of wines "Super Premium" class. This Chianti - classic house wine Frescobaldi, so on the bottle is family coat of arms, created by the artist Ghirlandaio in the 15th century, it expresses the unity of history and innovation. The grapes for Chianti Castiglioni harvested in late September - early October. Fermentation occurs in stainless steel vats 10 days at 25 degrees. Maceration of the skin lasts 10 days, after which the wine is kept at 6 months stainless steel tanks and bottles in one month. Thanks to the excellent local climate Castiglioni Chianti reflects all the qualities of this ancient land. With a pleasant texture and fresh fruit flavor, it is an example of refined and clear structuring.
Winery - it is nothing like communicating in the language of nature, and the family Marchesi de Frescobaldi wine mastered the language perfectly. For over 700 years, the family has been growing grapes in the heart of Tuscany, and the name of Frescobaldi is strongly linked with the history of art, culture and commerce in the region. Frescobaldi always successfully combines extensive experience with innovation. In the 14th century they delivered their wines to the English crown, as well as the courts of many European countries.
Since the second half of the 20th century, the Frescobaldi were the main actors of the Tuscan winemaking, one of the first planted grape varieties such as Chardonnay, Cabernet, Merlot and Pinot and using new techniques in the production of wine. At this time, there was a significant increase in business Frescobaldi family. In 1989 they were acquired by the biggest economy in the region, Brunello, and in 1995 signed an agreement with a California winery joint venture in Tuscany for the production and distribution of Tuscan wines of the highest quality in the world market. Today Frescobaldi own nine names located in the best areas of Tuscany. There are elite wines, which are exported to more than 60 countries.