Rocca di Castagnoli Fattoria di Scannano Chianti (750ml)
Rocca di Castagnoli is a historic producer located in the Chianti Classico area. Today, the estate extends over a surface of 853 hectares, 72 of which are planted to vines. The estate grows the traditional local and international grape varieties and has been certified organic since 2016.
This is a light Chianti DOCG has lots of bright red currant and herbal notes. Lively acidity and a bit rustic in style; would be great with a plate of pasta with crushed tomatoes and basil and a good drizzle of freshly pressed extra virgin olive oil.
From the Sienese hills, in the Rapolano thermal area in the province of Siena. 90% Sangiovese, 10% Ciliegiolo. Fermented in stainless steel and matured in oak barrels for a minimum of 4 months before a light filtration, bottling and a further 3 months ageing before release.
Fattoria di Scannano Rocca di Castagnoli DOCG Chianti is classic blend of Sangiovese and Ciliegiolo. Besides the really long name it has classic Chianti aromas of cherry, leather and spice. The palate reveals more savoury notes, refreshing acidity and bright fruit.