Colledilà 2017

Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Colledilà is a great cru of Chianti Classico that stands out for its complex structure and its outstanding modern elegance. A straight Sangiovese capable of celebrating all the magnificent qualities of this varietal, further enhanced by the small size of the vineyard of the same name.
 

100% Sangiovese

85.00 $

incl. VAT

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: on September 21 the best grapes of Colledilà vineyard were hand-picked
Ageing: 18 months in 500 litre-tonneaux, of which 30% new and 70% second passage
Bottling: February 13 2020
Alcohol: 14%

Tasting notes

Ruby red color. Very complex nose, with ripe red fruit, iris, violet and balsamic hints. Juicy in the mouth, with soft tannins in perfect balance with acidity, giving this wine freshness and length.

Awards

James Suckling 2020
97/100
Robert Parker, The Wine Advocate 2021 
94/100
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