PARGOLO Chianti Classico 2016

Wine made from a blend of Sangiovese and Merlot grapes, at 85% and 15% respectively. Vinified in 25 hl cement vats, with maceration of the Merlot taking place in cement and the Sangiovese in stainless steel. The wine is then aged in second and third passage French oak barriques for 9 months. A final refinement in glass is fundamental to the wine’s character.

Weight 1 kg
Harvest

2016

Type

Chianti Classico DOCG

Grapes

85% Sangiovese 15% Merlot

Winemaker

Alessandro Cellai

Cultivation technique:

Spur cordon

Terrain

Alberese, a mix of pebbles and clay

Alcohol:

14,5%

Bottles produced:

4000

Taste

-color: bright ruby red
-nose: floral with notes of violet, red fruit and sandalwood.
-taste: very pleasant with black cherry flavor. The Sangiovese freshness is particularly
evident, very much in keeping with the Chianti Classico classification, mineral and balanced with a long finish.

Food pairings

Goes well with traditional Tuscan dishes such as grilled meats, pastas and pizza. Excellent as an aperitif with aged cheese or salami. Serve at 15 – 18°C (59 -65°F).

Price Euro:

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