La Spinosa’s Organic Chianti D.O.C.G Red Wine is made with indigenous Chianti grapes that underwent a slight drawing off process, followed by about 8 days of maceration at controlled temperature.
|Denomination||D.O.C.G (Controlled and Guaranteed Denomination of Origin)|
|Definition||Dry Red - Medium Ageing|
|Training||Upwards-trained Vertical-trellised – Tuscan Arched Cane|
|Soil||Pliocene Sands, Albarese Stone|
|Grapes Blend||Sangiovese 80% Canaiolo 15% Colorino 5%|
|Winemaking||80% of Chianti vinified in steel and lined cement tanks, 20% aged for 6 six months in French Oak Barrels.|
|Ageing||6 months in barrique and mid-sized casks (tonneaux)|
|Further Maturing||6 months in glass|
La Spinosa’s “Chianti Colli Fiorentini” has a garnet red colour with vermillion highlights, winey, spicy with a taste of ripe fruit. Tannic and dry to the palate.
La Spinosa’ “Chianti Colli Fiorentini” DOCG Red Wine is an ideal match for second courses of grilled red meat or long-cooked dishes, such as braised meats and stews. The ideal serving temperature is 18 °-20°.