2011 Castello di Selvole Chianti Classico DOCG
The main product of the Selvole Estate is the Castello di Selvole Chianti Classico DOCG. This is obtained with a very low yield per hectare, a rigorous choice of grapes and vilification at controlled temperature to preserve the maximum of aroma. Aging is conducted exclusively in French barriques and last seven to nine months, providing an intense wine, smooth and round, well structured and long in the mouth for a great finish. After ageing in the French barriques the wine is further aged in bottles for at least three moths prior to being released to the market. This provides the wine with further roundness and smoothness. Red, ruby very intense colour, full and rich on the nose. In the mouth, very powerful with toasted coffee cherry and red fruits flavours. Balanced acidity, evolved and mature tannins - Castello di Selvole.