Tocca Stelle Chianti Classico DOCG 2016
Tocca Stelle Chianti Classico DOCG 2016

Tocca Stelle
Chianti Classico DOCG 2016

Tocca Stelle Chianti Classico comes from a desire to produce a high-quality wine using a vineyard planted 40 years ago. This wine is classically Tuscan, with a unique identity, strongly tied to the tradition of the territory. It stands out for its extraordinarily rich aromas and one-of-a-kind flavors.

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Technical Information

Position:
South, southwest
Soil type:
Silty clay soils with marl, limestone and an abundance of stones
Training system:
Cordon spur converting to Guyot
Vine density:
Varied
Vine age:
40 years
Hectare yield:
30 q.li
Plant yield:
1 kg
Harvest Period:
Early October
Alcohol:
14% Vol.
Acidity:
5,8 g/l
Bottle Size:
750 ml

Winemaking Process

Fermentation: in 75 HL unrefined cement vats for 14-15 days at a controlled temperature of 26-28ºC. Natural yeast is used.

Aging: in 41/43 HL untoasted Allier French oak barrels for about 12 months.

Refinement: 3 months in bottle.

Tasting Notes

Color:
Intense ruby red.
Bouquet:
Intense, with distinct notes of ripe red fruit, like sour cherry and cherry, that blend with floral hints, like dried violet.
Taste:
Refreshing, with mineral nuances. Mature, lasting tannins. Red fruits, like sour cherry and cherry, dominate. Boasts excellent drinkability and a long, pleasant finish.
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