"POGGIO AL VENTO" - Chianti Colli Senesi D.o.c.g

"Poggio al vento" ( terrace in the breeze) is the name of the vineyard which produces this wine. We use mainly the Sangiovese variety. It is obtained from a lengthy pressing of the grapes. After a long period of fermentation the wine is matures in oak casks of medium size for 8 months. It will stay in the bottle for at least another 4 months before being put on the market.

 

 

CLASSIFICATION: Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG Poggio al Vento
GRAPES: Sangiovese 100%
COLOUR & BOUQUET: Intense ruby red. Definite aroma of blackberry, raspberry, & sweet smelling violet. This is a blunt wine, pleasantly tannic, & almost almond flavoured. An almost vanilla scent.
MEAL SUGGESTIONS: Excellent with grilled meat, roasts and game
ALC/VOL : Alcol: 13,5 % vol.

 

 

 

 

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Poggio al Vento Classification: Chianti Colli Senesi Docg
First year of production: 1984 Average number of bottles produced: 20.000
Production area: San Gimignano (SI), Italia Grapes: Sangiovese 100%
Exposure vineyard: South Yield per hectare: 80
Altimetry: 330 Meters above sea level Pruning system: Cordone speronato
Density of the system: 4000 plants / Ha Age of the vineyard: 30 years
Harvest period: Mid October Material fermentation tanks: Steel Tank with controlled temperature
Aging Material: 12 months in Tonneaux Vinification: Fermentation with indigenous yeasts
Period of bottling:: March Aging capacity: Very Good
Service Temperature: 18-20° Package: 375ml - 750ml