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Red wine 2016 Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva, Tuscany, Italy

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Price: Up to 20.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Barrique
Varieties: Sangiovese 92%,
Sonstige 8%.
Registration number : #CdQ-L030639

Wine Review Report :

Wein-Plus rating: Excellent (90 WP)
Last reviewed: 4 July 2019
Editor note: Firm nose, mixed ripe berries and a few cherries, floral traces, moderate oak, peppery traces. Ripe, clear, tart, juicy fruit on the palate, moderate oak, some dried herbs, spicy traces, fine youthful tannins, light bite, elegant style, persistent, vibrant, has depth, mineral traces in the background, hint of tobacco, floral traces, very good, firm, tart, juicy finish.
Best to drink: 2020-2027+

DOCG area for red wine in the Italian region Tuscany, This compared to the "normal" Chianti one level higher wine comes from the classic, already from 1716 from the Medici family Grand Duke Cosimo III. (1642-1723) defined zone, which was then much smaller. In 1932, other areas or municipalities were added and completed the current area. The very forested area covers 70,000 hectares, but only 7,000 hectares are used for viticulture. The suburbs of Florence form the border in the north, the Chianti Mountains in the east, the Pesa and Elsa rivers in the west and Siena in the south. The 70 km long Via Chiantigiana wine route connects the two cities of...

The red grape variety comes from Italy, There are over 80 synonyms that testify to the age and wide distribution, especially in the country of origin. Some are Brunelletto, Brunello, Cacchiano, Calabrese, Cardisco, Cassano, Cordisio, Chiantino, Corinto Negro, Guarnacciola, Ingannacane, Lambrusco Mendoza, Liliano, Montepulciano Primaticcio, Morellino, Morellino di Scansano, Negrello, Nerello, Nerello Nellielluccio, Niella Primaticcio, Prugnolo Dolce, Prugnolo Gentile, Puttanella, Sangiogheto, Sangiovese dal Cannello Lungo, Sangiovese dal Cannello Lungo di Predappio, Sangiovese di Lamole, Sangiovese di Romagna, Sangiovese Dolce, Sangiovese Elba, Sangiovese Sangiovese...

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