Il Fondatore Chianti Montalbano D.O.C.G Riserva Cantagallo

Il Fondatore100% Sangiovese Chianti Montalbano docg Riserva Tuscany

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2015

Producer: Tenuta Cantagallo
Wine’s name: Il Fondatore Chianti Montalbano D.O.C.G. Riserva
Appellation: DOCG
Production’s zone: Capraia e Limite
Climate: mediterranean
Terroir: marly
Altitude: 300 meters above sea level
Growing: guyot
Grape: 100% Sangiovese
Yeld per hectare: 30 quintals
Average age of vines: 24 years
Vinification: in steel tank at controlled temperature and aged in barrel for 12 months
Refinement: in bottle for 12 months
Color: Ruby red, deep and intense; with aging it will tend to take on garnet-colored nuances
Scent: The typical floral nose of Sangiovese manifests itself in Il Fondatore with hints of lavender and violets accompanied by overlays of rhubarb and pipe tobacco
Taste: Velvety and soft in the mouth with dense but sweet and elegant tannins. It expresses with persistency all the best that we can have from our Selected Sangiovese that grows on our Chianti soils, rich in limestone and minerals. Beautiful mineral structure. Elegant and powerful
Alcohol: 14%
Match: best suited to red meat and game dishes, with a rich and tasty flavor
Serving temperature: 18 C
Year production: 2.500

2016

Producer: Tenuta Cantagallo
Wine’s name: Il Fondatore Chianti Montalbano D.O.C.G. Riserva
Appellation: DOCG
Production’s zone: Capraia e Limite
Climate: mediterranean
Terroir: marly
Altitude: 300 meters above sea level
Growing: guyot
Grape: 100% Sangiovese
Yeld per hectare: 30 quintals
Average age of vines: 24 years
Vinification: in steel tank at controlled temperature and aged in barrel for 12 months
Refinement: in bottle for 12 months
Color: Ruby red, deep and intense; with aging it will tend to take on garnet-colored nuances
Scent: The typical floral nose of Sangiovese manifests itself in Il Fondatore with hints of lavender and violets accompanied by overlays of rhubarb and pipe tobacco
Taste: Velvety and soft in the mouth with dense but sweet and elegant tannins. It expresses with persistency all the best that we can have from our Selected Sangiovese that grows on our Chianti soils, rich in limestone and minerals. Beautiful mineral structure. Elegant and powerful
Alcohol: 14%
Match: best suited to red meat and game dishes, with a rich and tasty flavor
Serving temperature: 18 C
Year production: 2.500

2017

Producer: Tenuta Cantagallo
Wine’s name: Il Fondatore Chianti Montalbano D.O.C.G. Riserva
Appellation: DOCG
Production’s zone: Capraia e Limite
Climate: mediterranean
Terroir: marly
Altitude: 300 meters above sea level
Growing: guyot
Grape: 100% Sangiovese
Yeld per hectare: 30 quintals
Average age of vines: 24 years
Vinification: in steel tank at controlled temperature and aged in barrel for 12 months
Refinement: in bottle for 12 months
Color: Ruby red, deep and intense; with aging it will tend to take on garnet-colored nuances
Scent: The typical floral nose of Sangiovese manifests itself in Il Fondatore with hints of lavender and violets accompanied by overlays of rhubarb and pipe tobacco
Taste: Velvety and soft in the mouth with dense but sweet and elegant tannins. It expresses with persistency all the best that we can have from our Selected Sangiovese that grows on our Chianti soils, rich in limestone and minerals. Beautiful mineral structure. Elegant and powerful
Alcohol: 14%
Match: best suited to red meat and game dishes, with a rich and tasty flavor
Serving temperature: 18 C
Year production: 2.500

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