COLLEDILÀ Chianti Classico Gran Selezione
Distinctive traits: ripe red fruit and plum, complex and elegant structure
This single vineyard Sangiovese lies on a clayey-calcareous soil, known as “alberese”, in the geological formation of Monte Morello, one of the most representative typologies of the Chianti Classico denomination: very stony soil, rich in calcium carbonate and clay and poor in organic substance.
Harvest: on September 21 the best grapes of Colledilà vineyard were hand-picked
Ageing: 18 months in 500 litre-tonneaux, of which 30% new and 70% second passage
Bottling: February 13 2020
Ruby red color. Very complex nose, with ripe red fruit, iris, violet and balsamic hints. Juicy in the mouth, with soft tannins in perfect balance with acidity, giving this wine freshness and length.