Castellare di Castellina San Niccolo Vinsanto del Chianti Classico 2012

Castellare di Castellina San Niccolo Vinsanto del Chianti Classico 2012

Product code: 00070790
  • Country: Italy
  • Region: Toscana
  • Sub-Region: Chianti

The vineyards occupy 33ha on the hillsides of a natural southeast-facing amphitheater, at an average height of 370 meters above sea level. This excellent exposure to the sun, good water drainage and a mixed soil containing limestone marl, galestro and a little clay, produce well-structured, intense red and white wines, suitable for long bottle ageing.

Information

  • Colour: White
  • Grape variety: Malvasia
  • Vintage: 2012
  • Bottle Size: 37.5cl
  • ABV: 16%
  • Closure: Cork

Bright amber colour. The nose is characterised by dried fruit aromas, with notes of honey, caramel and candied fruit. Full on the palate, with chestnut notes and a long finish.

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Unlike many Chianti wineries that have flirted with blending French varieties with local grapes over the past few decades, Castellare di Castellina has maintained a strong commitment to the…

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