Wine Pietralta, Chianti Riserva DOCG, 2011
Reviews of purchase Pietralta, Chianti Riserva DOCG, 2011
Wine of deep ruby color.
The wine has a rich, rich, rich flavor with silky tannins and hints of blackberry and plum aftertaste.
The lush, saturated bouquet of wine infused aromas of red berries, violets and cherries.
The wine will be a perfect accompaniment to game, grilled meats and aged cheeses.
Chianti "Montalbano" Riserva from the company Tenuta Cantagallo - dry red wine that is produced from famous grape Sangiovese. His crop harvested in mid-October, when fully ripe berries. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks under strictly controlled temperature. Then the wine is placed in a large French oak barrels Allier and maintained throughout the year. After that wine is bottled and kept for a further 8 months in the cellars of the winery.
Tenuta Cantagallo (Tenuta Cantagallo) - winery, whose name translates as "the singing rooster", belongs to the family Peratstsuolli since 1970. The winery is located in the picturesque town of Montalbano, known as the birthplace of the great Leonardo da Vinci. Even the local landscapes preserved in their outlines trends of the Renaissance. Today it is managed by Enrico Peratstsuolli, which accounts for the founder's grandson. It conveys the passion for winemaking, honoring ancient traditions and love for their land - all eloquently expressed in his wines. Enrico - a good manager, he is completely updated and refurbished equipment winery cellar. Vineyards farms occupy about 3 hectares of land, much of which is given over to the local grape Sangiovese is also grown Cabernet Sauvignon. All work carried out on the principle - "a bottle of wine from the vine."
Pietralta is a small winery located in the heart of Tuscany, in the municipality of Gambassi Terme. The ancient estate of the 13th century was restored in 1987. The total area of the farm is 37 hectares, of which 5 hectares are reserved for vineyards and 1 hectare for olive trees. In the vineyards used organic methods of cultivation of the vine, the soil is protected from the use of pesticides and insecticides. In this natural oasis, numerous animals and animals can be found, including wild boars, deer, foxes, porcupines, eagles and songbirds.
Harmoniously combining traditional production methods with modern technologies, the company's specialists create high-quality wines that fully express the potential and character of the local terroir. In addition to the production of wines, the company Pietralta provides travel services. In the renovated estate there are apartments (Acero, Betulla, Cadtagno and Dautzia), which offer stunning views from the windows.