Roncicone
2020

Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

A pure Sangiovese that reveals all the magnificent qualities of this grape, further exalted by the small size of the vineyard whose name it bears.
For Collectors only, old vintages of this wine are also available in the Ricasoli Collection reserved area.

100% Sangiovese

64.00 €

incl. VAT

141.00 €

incl. VAT

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RONCICONE Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

Distinctive traits: floral freshness, spicy notes, elegant acidity

Roncicone is located on a Marine Deposits geological formation. The vineyard is about 10 hectares in size, located at 320 meters above sea level and with a south-eastern aspect. Grapes are handpicked and then selected: only perfect clusters become Roncicone.

Harvest: Harvesting and selection of the best grapes in the vineyard by hand on September 8, 2020.
Ageing: 22 months in 500-litre tonneaux of which 30% new and 70% second passage.
Bottling: December 19, 2022.
Alcohol: 12,50 % vol.

Tasting notes

Complex nose, red fruit and balsamic notes. In the mouth, elegant, velvety and pleasant. Fresh and mineral wine. Long finish.

Awards

Wine Spectator 2023

94/100

James Suckling 2023

95/100

Doctor Wine 2024

95/100

Wine Enthusiast 2023

93/100

Vinous 2023 by Antonio Galloni

92/100

The Wine Advocate 2023

 

96/100

 

"This spicy red is introduced with a blast of bright cherry fruit, along with strawberry, currant, eucalyptus and tobacco notes. Reveals an underlying mineral element, and dusty tannins present on the finish. All the components are there. Best from 2025 through 2043".–Bruce Sanderson

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