Wine MonteMaggio, Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva, 2009
Reviews of purchase MonteMaggio, Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva, 2009
Wine rich ruby color.
The taste of the wine is full, rich, well-balanced, velvety, austere, with rich floral notes, hints of fruit, pleasant tannins and a long finish.
The wine has a spicy aroma with a hint of wood.
Wine matches perfectly with red meat, game and mature cheeses.
Wine MonteMaggio, Chianti Classico Riserva is made from the finest, carefully selected grapes Sangiovese grown on their own farms oldest vineyards "MonteMadzhio." High location sites - at an altitude of between 450 and 600 meters above sea level, and is a big difference between day and night temperatures gives the berries are very fragrant bouquet. Sangiovese is going in the second half of October. The first stage consists of vinification fermentation and maceration at a temperature not exceeding 28 ° C for 28-30 days. Further, the wine passes malolactic fermentation in large oak barrels, where it is then aged 24-30 months. Before serving, decant the wine is recommended for at least one hour.
The winery is located in the commune of Montemaggio Radda in Chianti, in the heart of Chianti Classico. The name "Montemadzhio" comes from "Monte Maggiore" ("Big Mountain") and indicates an elevated location area.
The winery is a member of the Consortium Montemadzhio Chianti Classico, its possessions stretched over an area of 70 hectares and includes vineyards, olive groves and forests. Vineyards, occupying 9 hectares in the center of the estate, mainly planted with Sangiovese with a small proportion of Merlot, Chardonnay and Punitello. In order to maintain the concept of creating high-quality wines, "Montemadzhio" using the following methods: high density planting vines at lower yields, organic methods of farming - the cultivation is carried out with the utmost respect for nature, using the minimum number of chemicals with hand harvesting. These methods, combined with excellent southern and south-western exposure, climate, soils and fine wine experience, is the best guarantee of quality wines from the "Montemadzhio."