Wine Casale dello Sparviero, Chianti Classico DOCG, 2016, 375 ml
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Reviews of purchase Casale dello Sparviero, Chianti Classico DOCG, 2016, 375 ml
Wine of intense ruby color with garnet reflections.
The taste of wine is very pleasant, soft and refreshing, with a velvety finish a jam.
The aroma of the wine reveals notes of wild berries, blackberries and blueberries, fruit and hints of violets.
The wine goes well with dishes of white and red meats, cheeses.
"Casale dello Sparvero" Chianti Classico 2008 - a very pleasant wine with a fragrant bouquet open, folded notes of wild berries and sweet shades of violet. Wine is made from grapes Sangiovese and Canaiolo grown on its own vineyards economy in Castellina in Chianti. Berries are carefully selected and assembled by hand, usually in the third week of September. Traditional red wine fermentation is performed in tanks of steel and cement at a temperature not exceeding 30 ° C, of not less than 15 days. Then the wine is aged for 12 months in oak barrels and another 6 months - bottled conditioned basement.
In 1996, the family Andrigetti known in the wood industry, and is the owner of Fattoria Campoperi, bought a large farm "Il Casale". They began the restoration of the estate and the salvation of existing vines autochthonous grape varieties, primarily - Sangiovese and Canaiolo, and the introduction of new varieties - Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. For four years, the vines for more than 2/3 of the area of 90 hectares of vineyards of the estate have been replaced with new, high-density planting, a new system of care and low yield. To achieve high quality wines produced were invited two famous Tuscan specialist - winemaker Attilio Paglia and agronomist Stefano Porchinai who supported the enthusiasm of a young team of the new economy.
Inscribed in the landscape of hills around Castellina in Chianti, in the Sienese part of the Chianti Classico region, the farm covers 380 hectares of the total area. In a beautiful manor house of the XVII century and now houses an office for the aging cellars, equipped with large oak casks and modern French barriques. Vineyards farm "Casale dello Sparviero" located at an altitude of about 250 meters above sea level, surrounded by woods and bushes in the gorge, which contribute to the preservation of the precious balance between moisture and heat.
Wine "Casale dello Sparviero" have a very pleasant taste, which is obtained thanks to the precise manufacturing process: high density of plants, modern technologies of cultivation and low yields, as well as a strict selection harvest with accurate selection of the best grapes. Thorough process of winemaking and slow aging in oak barrels exits. Production currently stands at about 100,000 bottles a year, and it continues to grow, as new vineyards have started to give good rich harvests.