Tenuta di Trecciano – Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG

Producer: Tenuta di Trecciano
Wine: Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG
Grape Variety: 100% Sangiovese
Production Zone: Colli Senesi
Altitude: 1,050 feet above sea level
Surface Area/Yield: 22 acres, 2 tons/acre
Exposure: Southwest
Soil: Red compact soil, typical of the Chianti region.
Vinification & Aging: Fermented in stainless steel tanks for 30 days. During maceration, the cap was punched down daily to extract polyphenols. The wine aged in 600L Slovenian oak casks for 7 months followed by an additional 4 months aging in the bottle prior to release.
Production: 4,000 cases
Alcohol: 12.5%
Description: Deep ruby with violet hues. Scents of blackberries and marasca cherries. Soft, supple, velvety and substantial.
Food Pairing: Excellent with simple meat dishes and pasta.