COLLEDILÀ Chianti Classico Gran Selezione
Distinctive traits: ripe red fruit and plum, complex and elegant structure
This single vineyard Sangiovese lies on a clayey-calcareous soil, known as “alberese”, in the geological formation of Monte Morello, one of the most representative typologies of the Chianti Classico denomination: very stony soil, rich in calcium carbonate and clay and poor in organic substance.
Harvest: Hand picking and selection of the best grapes in the Colledilà vineyard on October 4, 2019.
Ageing: 22 months in 500 litre-tonneaux, of which 30% new and 70% second passage
Bottling: March 8, 2022.
Alcohol: 14% vol.
Ruby red color. Intense and elegant nose with ripe plum, wood notes and caramel. Round, silky and elegant in the mouth with velvety tannins, which, together with a crisp acidity, gives a wrapped softening mouthfeel.