Wine Gattavecchi, "Il Convento", Chianti DOCG, 2014
The wine has a deep dark red color with ruby tints.
The taste of wine is fresh, fruity and bright, with good structure and balanced acidity, with well-integrated tannins. Aftertaste with light accents of cedar.
An elegant bouquet of the wine reveals aromas of ripe cherries, cut grass and liquorice on the background notes of coffee and vanilla.
The wine is excellent with mutton, veal, wild boar saddle, aged cheeses.
Gattavecchi - one of the most famous families in Montepulciano in the wine business, which are well aware throughout Tuscany. Over the last four generations of family care is growing vines and it produces elegant wines, passing from father to son sincere love of the land and respect for the traditions of their ancestors. In 1944, because of the devastating bombing of the winery was completely destroyed. The estate was restored Valentine Gattavekki efforts, and this was the beginning of a new era for the company. Were reconstructed the cellars and vineyards Simonechchi-Baroncelli, which in the XII century belonged to the monks of the monastery "Padri Servit". Today, the estate managed by Valentina children - brothers Luc Dzhionata and their sister Danielle, listening to the wise counsel of his mother - Gianni.