Wine Casaloste, Chianti Classico Riserva "Don Vincenzo", 2008
Reviews of purchase Casaloste, Chianti Classico Riserva "Don Vincenzo", 2008
The wine is dark ruby color
Powerful and rich taste with a hint of blackberries, spices and minerals. Long rich finish decorated with refreshing notes of menthol.
Elegant and soft flavor with lots of different spices, notes of tobacco and roasted coffee beans.
Fine wine as a digestif, and NGOs are encouraged to apply to red meat and aged cheeses.
«Casaloste Don Vincenzo 2007 - is a powerful, rich, perfect wine with great precision and energy that lead to a stunningly generous finish. Mineral notes combined with hints of blackberry, spices, minerals and menthol very clearly differentiate taste palette. This is another wine, created economic Casaloste, which needs time to open up and mature. " Wine Advocate
Winery Fattoria Casal was founded in 1992 by Giovanni Battista d`Orsi and his wife Emily. Due to its natural isolation, land estates Casale with wonderful vineyards and olive groves, located near Florence in the Chianti Classico region, became the perfect embodiment of the old Giovanni dreams about doing organic farming. Today vineyards Fattori Casale - one of the few in Italy, treated with organic methods. To protect the vines applied biological protection, is not complete extermination of pests, and in maintaining the number of harmful species below the level of economic harm. Simply put, people help, support population and activity of beneficial insects, fungi, viruses that are struggling with their malicious "relatives."
The area of vineyards Casale is 10.5 hectares, annual production - 60 thousand bottles. In this small winery are all favorable conditions to create great Italian wines: climate, soil and winemaking methods of farming. There are three distinct rules applied by Giovanni Battista d`Orsi in the manufacture of wine:
- A small amount of production per hectare;
- Continuous monitoring of the quality of the grapes;
- Constant monitoring of fermentation and aging of wine.
Giovanni Battista d`Orsi oenologist and winery Gabriella Tani are supporters of wine aging in French oak barrels, highlighting the power and elegance of the wines of Chianti Classico. Owner personally controls all the processes of winemaking, from the harvest to wine aging in barrels. The motto of the small winery Fattoria Casal: "Being a small to create great wines!"