Description of Frescobaldi Castiglioni Chianti 2018
Frescobaldi Castiglioni Chianti 2018 (Merlot and Sangiovese)
- View: ruby red with elegant purple tones.
- Nose: Delicious fruity notes emerge immediately: cherry, black currant and raspberry.Then floral notes appear.
- Mouth: Live, soft and enveloping. The finish is long and persistent, with fruity notes.
VINEYARD: Marchesi Frescobaldi
GRAPES: Sangiovese and small amounts of Merlot
AGEING: 6 months in tanks and 1 month in bottle
PREPARATION: Fermentation was carried out in stainless steel tanks.
WINE PAIRING: full flavors with dishes like pappardelle pasta in a meat sauce, roast chicken, sauteed beef with vegetables and middle-aged cheeses.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16 to 18ºC
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Reviews of Frescobaldi Castiglioni Chianti 2018
Frescobaldi Chianti Castiglioni 2014
Pretty cherry colour, medium opacity. Especially noticeable smoky aromas in this Marchesi di Frescobaldi. It tastes a lot like toasts, very nice.
It wasn't well paired with food, but the wine was good and tasty.