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Castello di Querceto

Red wine 2016 Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva, Tuscany, Italy

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Price: Up to 20.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Barrique
Varieties: Sangiovese 92%,
Sonstige 8%.
Registration number : #CdQ-L030639

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: Excellent (90 WP)
Last reviewed: 4 July, 2019
Editor note: Firm nose, mixed ripe berries and a few cherries, floral traces, moderate oak, peppery traces. Ripe, clear, tart, juicy fruit on the palate, moderate oak, some dried herbs, spicy traces, fine youthful tannins, light bite, elegant style, persistent, vibrant, has depth, mineral traces in the background, hint of tobacco, floral traces, very good, firm, tart, juicy finish.
Best to drink: 2020-2027+

DOCG area for red wine in the Italian region of Tuscany. This wine, which is one level higher than the "normal" Chianti, comes from the classic Chianti region, which was already produced in 1716 by Grand Duke Cosimo III, a member of the Medici family. (1642-1723), which was much smaller at the time. In 1932, other areas or municipalities were added to complete the present area. The very wooded area covers 70,000 hectares, but only 7,000 hectares are used for wine growing. The suburbs of Florence form the border to the north, the Chianti mountains to the east, the rivers Pesa and Elsa to the west and Siena to the south. The circular 70-kilometre-long...

The red grape variety comes from Italy. There are more than 80 synonyms that testify to its age and wide distribution, especially in Italy. Some are Brunelletto, Brunello, Cacchiano, Calabrese, Cardisco, Cassano, Cordisio, Chiantino, Corinto Negro, Guarnacciola, Ingannacane, Lambrusco Mendoza, Lacrima, Liliano, Montepulciano Primaticcio, Morellino, Morellino di Scansano, Negrello, Nerello, Nerello Campotu, Niella, Nielluccio, Primaticcio, Prugnolo Dolce, Prugnolo Gentile, Puttanella, Sangiogheto, Sangiovese dal Cannello Lungo, Sangiovese dal Cannello Lungo di Predappio, Sangiovese di Lamole, Sangiovese di Romagna, Sangiovese Dolce, Sangiovese Elba, Sangiovese...

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