2017 Vigna Istine Chianti Classico DOCG

Case of 12 bottles

Varietals: 100% Sangiovese (organic)

Vinification/Ageing: : Submerged cap maceration for 45 days in concrete tanks, 15-20 day fermentation in concrete tanks at a controlled temperature with malolactic fermentation also in concrete. 12 months ageing in 20 or 30hl Slavonian oak casks followed by 1 year of bottle maturation before being released.

Alcohol: 13%

Description: From a selection of the best grapes from the single vineyard Istine located in Radda in Chianti, on one of the highest vineyards in the region.

"Enticing aromas of iris, red berry and pine forest are front and center on this stunning red. Made with organically grown Sangiovese, the structured palate is surprisingly fresh for the hot vintage, offering succulent red cherry, raspberry jam, clove and cinnamon alongside fine-grained tannins and tangy acidity. Drink 2021–2029." - Wine Enthusiast

2017 - 93 Points Vinous
2017 - 94 Points Wine Enthusiast
2017 - 92 Points James Suckling

 

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www.istine.it/en/


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