Novecento Chianti Classico Riserva DOCG 2015
Novecento Chianti Classico Riserva DOCG 2015

Novecento
Chianti Classico
Riserva DOCG 2015

Vintages

Novecento Chianti Classico Riserva represents 900 years of human history at Dievole, a history begun in 1090 and celebrated in 1990. We are proud to be participants in this endless journey, to which we dedicate this wine with the objective of creating a vision that will continue endlessly.

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Technical Information

Position:
South, south-west
Soil type:
Clay, marlstone, limestone, alberese
Training system:
Cordon spur
Vine density:
5.500 vines/ha.
Vine age:
10-15 years.
Hectare yield:
60 q.li.
Plant yield:
1.1 kg
Harvest Period:
Beginning of October
Alcohol:
13,5 %
Acidity:
5,8 g/l
Dry Extract:
31
Bottle Size:
750 ml

Winemaking Process

The vinification initiates with a spontaneous fermentation developed in 75 Hl natural cement tanks only with indigenous yeast, for 14-15 days at a controlled temperature of 28°C. The malolactic fermentation starts in a natural way. The aging process is made in untoasted 41 Hl French oak casks for about 18 months. The bottle aging lasts for at least 6 months.

Tasting Notes

Color:
Bright red ruby
Bouquet:
Intense floral notes of violets and flavors of ripe red fruits.
Taste:
Excellent minerality and acidity, well integrated with a young but elegant tannins. A predominance of red fruits and cherry complete the taste experince. The finish is pleasant and persistent.
Pairing:
Ideal with cheese, pasta with traditional sauces, grilled meat.
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