2019 Castello della Paneretta Chianti Classico DOCG

2019 Castello della Paneretta Chianti Classico DOCG

2019 Castello della Paneretta Chianti Classico DOCG

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Castello della Paneretta is located in the Chianti Classico area just south of Florence on the western slopes of Monsanto that overlook the Val d'Elsa. Monsanto is considered to be in amongst some of the most desirable land within the Chianti Classico appellation. Their Castle was built in 1260 but in a wine sense there are records dating back to 1596 attesting that wine was actually in production here.

Today, Castello della Paneretta is one of the largest farms in the region producing 900 hectolitres of Chianti Classico and IGT wines annually from its 22 has of vineyards. Fabio Albisetti is Castello di Paneretta’s current custodian who originally purchased the run down and dilapidated castle in 1984 and decided to fulfil his dream and start producing quality Italian wine. Producing wine using exclusively the native varieties of Sangiovese and Canaiolo, Fabio believes these local varietals unquestionably represent local tradition and expression of their terroir and you can get really get a sense of this traditional and of his love, in these wines.

Tasting Note:
This is a more medium bodied Sangiovese with bright red cherry fruit, savoury and rustic earthy undertones, dried herbs, and notes of oak cedar. Having spent 12 months in large and small format oak, the tannins have softened out and combined with the bright, fresh acidity make this wine a joy to drink and an entry into the Chianti range.

This is a Dry, Medium+ bodied wine with High acidity and Medium+ tannin. It is Medium in it's intensity with Medium alcohol and a Medium finish.

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The Finer Details:

Grape Variety:

85% Sangiovese, 10% Canaiolo & 5% Colorino

Country:

Italy

Abv:

13.0%

Vintage:

2019

Region:

Tuscany

pH:

3.7

Oaked or Unoaked:

Old Large Oak Barrels (50hl & 30hl)

Appellation:

Chianti Classico DOCG

Style (R/S):

Dry

Aged Before Release:

12 Months in Oak

Farming:

Organic

Drinkability:

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