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Wine Peppoli, Chianti Classico DOCG, 2008

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Tasting Notes

Color

The wine has a bright garnet color.

Taste

The taste of wine is perfectly balanced, elegant, with bright fruity, soft tannins and a long finish.

Aroma

The aroma of wine is filled with intense notes of red berries, vanilla and chocolate.

Gastronomy

The wine goes well with meat, game, cheese, pasta, pizza.

Interesting Facts

The first issue of "Peppoli Chianti Classico" vintage 1985 took place in 1988. Wine was immediately noted individual style with a fruity character of the complete complex taste. This style of wine is made possible by a unique micro-climate of the valley, which is located Tenuta di Peppoli, an area rich in minerals, ideal for growing Sangiovese. Peppoli Manor, located in the heart of Chianti Classico, occupies 100 hectares, of which 55 hectares are occupied by vineyards.
The 2008 season was characterized not so cold autumn and winter with little rainfall. Spring, on the contrary, there was a strong rain-interrupted until the end of May, which caused a slowdown in the growth of vines without compromising their health. Sunny and warm June and July, and the same warm, but rainy August helped the plants to recover the development process. September was very favorable for the growth, the temperature difference between day and night ?? allowed, in particular, Sangiovese achieve optimum quality. The grapes were harvested in the first three weeks of September. The brightness of flavor and color saturation vintage was recognized as excellent. Fermentation occurred varieties separately. Sangiovese was soaked in stainless steel tanks for about 10 days. Maceration of Merlot and Syrah was carried out at a maximum temperature of 28 ° C. After malolactic fermentation, which was completed in the winter varieties were combined. Excerpt "Peppoli Chianti Classico" lasted 9 months and took place in oak barrels, of which 10% - US. The use of American oak barrels were introduced for the fullest flavor formation "Peppoli Chianti Classico".

Antinori family is engaged in winemaking for more than 600 years (since 1385) and is one of the oldest wine honorable Association of Families. At the head of the family - the Marquis Piero Antinori, now the most respected and recognized in the wine world, the representative of Italy, earning it the title of the best Italian winemaker and fearlessly combines age-old traditions and new ideas. One of his most famous experiments - adding a small amount of French Cabernet Sauvignon berries to the traditional Sangiovese. His wines built on virtuoso blend, literally revolutionized the market of wine.

Features

  • Color depth: saturated
  • Body/Saturation: average
  • Serving temperature: 16–17°С
  • Website: http://www.antinori.it/
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