Wine Castello Banfi, Chianti Classico DOCG, 2012
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Wine, ruby-red color.
The wine has a rich, pleasant taste with notes of cherry and leather, good acidity, soft tannins and a seductive finish.
Intense aroma of the wine reveals notes of cherry, plum and violet.
Wine is perfect for meat dishes, especially successfully combined with grilled meat and stews.
Ruler of Chianti wines from the famous and respected management Castello Banfi created in the best traditions of Tuscany. Chianti Classico wine perfectly reflects the unique character of this historical name with its charming bouquet, rich flavors, supple tannins and good acidity. All the wines from Castello Banfi Chianti - young, fresh, and their extraordinarily pleasant to drink!
Banfi, Chianti Classico - red wine made from a blend of three grape varieties - Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Canaiolo Nero. The vineyards are located in the micro-zone of Chianti Classico. Soil - limestone, well-structured. After harvesting the berries are fermented, which lasts for 8-10 days. Wine is aged in large French oak barrels for a short time.
Castello Banfi winery has its roots back in 1978, when the successful American businessman John Mariani and Gary together with Ezio Rivella, which is an Italian enologist, bought vineyards in the southern part of Tuscany. The official name of the company came a few years later, when they acquired the Castello Banfi di Poggio alle Mura. To date, the Castello Banfi - is a thriving family business, which is recognized throughout the world for the highest quality products. The total vineyard area is more than 800 hectares. Plant Castello Banfi is the first in the world, which is recognized as absolutely correct from an ethical, social and, most importantly, the ecological point of view. He also holds a leading position in terms of customer satisfaction.
Agriculture Castello Banfi repeatedly to conquer titles, among them: the title of "Best International Winery of the Year" and the title of "Best Italian Winery of the Year", whose economy is rewarded 9 times!