Chianti Rufina D.O.C.G.
In oak barrels for 15 months and in bottle
for approximately 2 months
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LABEL: San Giuliano
PRODUCTION ZONE: The Villa Bossi Estate, at an altitude of approximately 300 meters above sea level, with 18.6 hectares of specialized vineyards
TYPOLOGY: Red Wine
DENOMINATION/INDICATION: Chianti Rufina DOCG
AGING: In oak barrels for 15 months and in bottle for approximately 2 months
COLOR: Intense ruby red with tinged with purple
AROMA: Pleasantly intense fruity notes, almost of ripe cherries preserved in alcohol, then blackberries and other wild berries, followed by fragrance of red rose and sweet spicy finish.
TASTE: Soft and rounded at first, then pervaded by fresh and lightly tannic notes. Contributing to the dynamism of the taste, the finish brings back the same fruity aroma, with an added touch of bitterness.
FOOD PAIRINGS: Important first courses such as pasta with meat and game sauce, or cheeses. Main courses of roast pork, veal or fowl.
VARIETAL: Sangiovese 80% – Colorino 10% – Merlot 10%
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The grapes are harvested in late September and early October