Cedro Chianti Rufina Riserva Docg Bio 2016

Cedro Chianti Rufina Riserva Docg Bio 2016


Fattoria Lavacchio

Blend: 90% Sangiovese, 10% Merlot

Alcohol Content: 14% Vol

Serving Temperature: 18-20°C

Food Pairing: braised meat and game, perfect with salami and hard seasoned cheeses

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17,70 €

Chianti Rufina Cedro Docg Riserva Bio

Altitude: about 400 mt/above sea level

Planting Year: 1963 for Sangiovese, the nineties for Merlot

Pruning System: Guyot (Sangiovese)and spurred Cordon (Merlot)

Production: 1 kg of grapes per vine

Harvest: by hand in boxes, at mid-October

Vinification: destemming and soft pressing of the grapes; fermentation and maceration at controlled temperature in steel for about 20 days with numerous pumping over and delestages

Maturation: in oak French barriques of 35 Hl for 18 months (depending on vintage)

Ageing: in bottle for at least 6 months

Tasting Notes:

  • colour: intense ruby red
  • nose: enveloping aromas of fruit and mild spices
  • taste: Sangiovese, soon appears in all its grandeur, soft and silky, with aromas of sour cherry; dense and well-combined tannins
Wines TypeRosso