Riserva Chianti Classico d.o.c.g. 2011

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The Badia a Coltibuono Riserva, our most classic wine, is made exclusively from autoctonous grapes. It is loved by wine aficionados worldwide and is considered to be a true emblem of the Chianti territory.

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The Badia a Coltibuono Riserva, our most classic wine, is made exclusively from autoctonous grapes. It is loved by wine aficionados worldwide and is considered to be a true emblem of the Chianti territory. As a testimony to its long history and traditions, the estate is the proud possessor of a unique patrimony of old Riserva wines which date back as far as 1937. Unfortunately wines preceding this vintage were lost during the Second World War. 

Vintage notes

Vintage notes: A great harvest and a particularly good year for the sangiovese variety both in quality and quantity.  The 2009 harvest will be remembered as a record vintage for Badia a Coltibuono. Harvest period: 25th September - 15th October - 

Tasting Notes

Intense, deep ruby red color with subtle glimmers of garnet.  The wine shows a splendid, full nose with hints of blackberries and pleasant notes of tobacco and spice. In the mouth, the wine is soft with an elegant, fresh finish and a persistent, generous acidity in the aftertaste.  Full of mature tannins and fruitiness. 

Details

Zone of production: Monti in Chianti (SI)
Location: Poggino, Vignone, Montebello, Argenina
Altitude and orientation: 260-370m. slm Sud, S-E, SW
Soil: Clay, and limestone rock
Age of vineyard: 10-35 years old
Training system: Guyot
Plant density per hectare: 5500-6600
Grape: Sangiovese, Canaiolo, Ciliegiolo, Colorino
Harvest: Hand-picked grapes manually sorted at the winery
Vinification: Fermentation with autoctonous yeasts. Cap managed with punchdown.  Maceration on the skins for at least 3 weeks
Ageing: 24 months in casks of French and Austrian oak; four months of  bottle age before release
No. of bottles produced: 49.000
Alcoholic content (%): 14,5
Recommended serving temperature: 18°C

Awards Vintage 

  • Gambero Rosso 2014   
  • Vini Buoni d'Italia 2014 Corona
  • Wine & Spirits 2014 92/100
  • Wine Enthusiast 2014 92/100
  • Tanzer's International Wine Cellar 2014 91/100
  • Guida Slow Wine 2014 Vino Slow

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