Grape Varieties: Almost exclusively Sangiovese
Production Technique: The alcoholic fermentation with a medium period of maceration is followed by 2 years of aging in Slavonian oak barrels (60-120 hl). The wine concludes its evolution with an at least 6-month bottle aging.
Color: Mauve red.
Bouquet: Intense with notes of vanilla, liquorice and chocolate.
Taste: Round, spicy, elegant and well structured.
Winemaker\’s Notes: Celebrating the best Tuscan tradition Banfi offers a family of Chianti wines varied and complementary, unique in its style. Chianti Riserva is produced from selected grapes grown in the \”Classico\” region of Chianti between Siena and Firenze. It is elegant, well-balanced, full-bodied with a very long aging potential.
Food Pairings: It superbly accompanies meat dishes and typical Tuscan cuisine.
Available by the case. 12 per case.