Wine Geografico, Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG, 2017
Reviews of purchase Geografico, Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG, 2017
Wine Color - ruby red.
Taste wine rounded and balanced, it is traced soft tannins and tone of mature garden berries. The finish is fresh and long lasting.
The distinctive aroma of the wine reveals fresh and intense shades of violets, red fruits and berries.
Wine is supplied to traditional Italian dishes, such as lasagne and pasta. It goes well with cheese and game.
Geografico, Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG - a traditional Italian Chianti. Its name it has received from the sub-region Colli Senesi, situated on the hills surrounding Siena. Mosaic of climatic conditions and soil creates conditions for the ripening of crops unique to each vineyard. The wine from this area are markedly different fruit and dominant characteristic of rural charm.
Geografico, Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG - rounded wine with delicate tannins and nuances of stone fruit on the palate. It is recommended to lasagna, pasta and game.
Cooperative Agricoltori del Chianti Geografico was founded in 1961 by 17 winemakers, who have joined together to improve the quality of its products and strengthening its distribution, as well as to protect the identity of the Chianti Classico wine region. 60s were not just for the winemakers. The merger meant the opportunity to combine their efforts when dealing with quality wines, reducing the cost of production and co-construction of the distribution network. This initially each manufacturer had the possibility to produce wine under its own label. Only with the passage of time, manufacturers moved away from this practice and co-op created their own brands, which has made significant progress.
In recent years, Geographic cooperative has achieved excellent results, becoming one of the fastest growing companies in Italy. At the moment, the number of co-op member manufacturers has exceeded 200 people, in addition, first-class oenologists and technicians working in the company. At present, the company run by Lucas Romeo and Marco Toti.
cooperative ownership situated in the most prestigious area of Tuscany, their area is 571 hectares, of which a large part is classified as DOCG. Chianti Classico is produced from 250 hectares of vineyards in the southern part of the region, at an altitude of between 280 and 600 meters above sea level. The purpose of the cooperative - is the production of wines that fit the traditions of different regions of Tuscany, as well as the use of technical innovations which could contribute to the quality of the wines.
Currently, all the cooperative ownership divided among four farms. Main, Geografico, is located in Gaiole in Chianti, the Castello Tricherki - in Montalcino Borgo Alla Terra - San Gimignano and Le Preselle - in the town of the same name.