Felsina Chianti Classico

Felsina

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Wine label
Vintage:2014
Bottle sizes:375 ML
Country:Italy
Region:Tuscany
Appellation:Chianti Classico
Type:Red
Varietals:Sangiovese
Organic:Practicing
Vineyard:In the commune of Castelnuovo Berardenga, northeast of Siena and south of the Chianti Classico zone.
Orientation:350 - 420m in elevation.
Soil:Quartzitic blue-grey sandstone mixed with sand strata, calcareous alberese mixed with alluvial pebbles.
Viticulture:From the 1980s on, the vineyards were re-trained and reorganised in accord with research and experimentation centering on Sangiovese as the privileged variety.
Vinification:Automatic daily punch-downs during fermentation at 28-30oC, followed by 12-15 day maceration. Draining-off after fermentation.
Aging:Transfer in March-April to small and medium-sized casks for 12 months’ maturation. 3-6 months’ bottle-ageing.
Production:20,000 cases made.