Enoteca Belvedere di San Leonino

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This Chianti Classico Gran Selezione comes from the vineyards dominated by the small Romanesque church called "Badiòla" in the Municipality of Radda in Chianti.
The vineyards are among the highest in all of the Chianti Classico and enjoy a particularly cool climate.

Company: Castello di Fonterutoli

Farm location: Chianti Classico, Tuscany

Grapes: 100% Sangiovese: 3 clones + 3 farm mass selections

Alcohol: 14.58%

Total acidity: 5.77%

Vineyard location: Radda in Chianti, La Badiola: 570 m.s.l.m .; exposure S / E, S / O

Soil type: Mainly Galestro and sandstone, with mixed skeleton

Age of the vines: 17 years

Training system: Spurred cordon

Vines density per hectare: 6,660 plants

Harvest: Hand picked on October 5th

Vinification: In truncated conical steel vats

Fermentation temperature: 26 - 28 ° C

Maceration time: 17 days

Aging: 16 months in 500 liter French oak barrels (30% new)

Finissage: 5 months in concrete tanks

Bottling: January 2021

Release: July 2021

Production: 6200 bottles

Sizes: 750 ml - 1,5 lt - 3 lt

First vintage produced: 2017

Aging potential: Over 20 years

Profile: Great elegance and freshness, hints of wild berries and red fruits

Pairings: Large roasts, furred game, mushrooms and hard cheeses

Denomination: Chianti Classico Gran Selezione DOCG