Antinori Marchese Chianti Classico Riserva 201675cl
Antinori Marchese Chianti Classico Riserva 2016
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Piero Antinori, whose family has been linked to Tuscany's wine-growing region for 26 generations, offers an elegant and harmonious riserva red wine.
Mainly made with sangiovese berries from the Pèppoli, Badia a Passignano and Tignanello estates, this Chianti Classico reveals great finesse and elegance.
The bouquet has beautiful notes of wild berries, cherry, leather, tobacco and spices. It is perfect to accompany red meat dishes and cheese.
Description of Antinori Marchese Chianti Classico Riserva 2016
Antinori Marchese Chianti Classico Riserva 2016 (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Sangiovese)
- Appearance: Intense ruby red.
- Nose: Aromas of ripe red fruits with hints of spices and vanilla.
- Palate: Complex and attractive palate. Savoury and fruity notes. Silky body. Long finish. The keyword is balance.
APPELLATION : Chianti.
VINEYARD: Marchese Antinori. Vineyard in the heart of the Chianti Classico.
VARIETIES: 90% Sangiovese, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon.
BREEDING: One year in French and Hungarian oak barrels. An additional year of bottle ageing.
VINIFICATION: Fermentation for one week in stainless steel vats.
PAIRING : Pasta with meat sauce, roasted meats, strong cheeses.
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The Antinori family has been making wine for over six hundred years, since Giovanni di Piero Antinori became part of the Arte Fiorentina dei Vinattieri in 1385. Throughout its long history, spanning 26 generations, the family has always personally managed the business making innovative, sometimes courageous choices, always with unwavering respect for tradition and the land.More about the Winery