Castellare - Il Poggiale Chianti Classico Riserva 2013
This wine shows dark ruby red in the glass with garnet highlights. Made from 90% Sangiovese, 5% Canaiolo, and 5% Ciliegiolo. In the nose aroma's featuring loads of red and black cherry, plums and roses. Secondary notes of licorice, earth and baking spice. It's lovely smooth and delicious with rich sour cherry fruit, well integrated baking spice and some nice olive notes. Excellent structure and long aftertaste. Great
Denomination: DOCG Chianti Classico Riserva Il Poggiale
Yearly bottle production: 70.000
Grapes: 90% Sangioveto, 5% Canaiolo, 5% Ciliegiolo
Vinification: in steel for 16/23gg at a controlled temperature (28°) Malolactic fermentation: Done Ageing: from12 to 18 months in barrique 50% new Bottle refinement: 12 months Type of wood: Barrique of 225 lt.
Harvest: following the half of October