Grappa "Castello Di Fonterutoli", Chianti Classico, gift box, 500 ml
Reviews of purchase Grappa "Castello Di Fonterutoli", Chianti Classico, gift box, 500 ml
Grappa is fully transparent color.
Grappa has a noble, rich and dry taste. The finish is long, with bright fruit flavors.
The aroma of grappa shows a pronounced fruity character with notes of prunes, raspberries, cherries, almonds, fresh hay and violets.
Grappa is recommended to use as a digestif.
Fonterutoli hosts are awnings Mazzei, who also own farms "Zisola" in Sicily and "Tenuta Belguardo" in Tuscany. They played an important role in the history of Tuscan wine: thanks Mazzei in 1398 came the name of the wine "Chianti". Today, the family owns Mazzei 470 hectares of vineyards, 69 hectares of which is occupied by vineyards Fonterutoli farms located in 4 separate areas: Belvedere, Fonterutoli, Badola and Siepi. One of the factors that determine the high concentration and a complex aroma of wines Fonterutoli, is to support the low yield of berries: 1 hectare receive no more than 40 hectoliters of grapes. Characteristic features of berries that grow in different areas, also affect the formation of the final taste of the wine. Berries collected from low areas in Siepi and Belvedere, form a powerful structure, and clones from higher areas Fonterutoli Badola and give the wine richness and elegance. Harvest special attention: the grapes harvested in different areas by hand at a different time, when the berries reach optimum maturity. The process of making wine takes place under the supervision of the legendary agronomist-oenologist Carlo Ferrini (Carlo Ferrini), awarded Gambero Rosso title "Winemaker of the Year" in 2000.