Brilliant ruby red colour
Intense, with graceful notes of red and black cherry, red plum and violet.
On the palate, fresh and fruit-driven with elegant mineral undertones, mark of its place of origin. Medium palate, loaded with crunchy cherry, backed by sapid backbone, soft tannins and excellent persistence.
100% sangiovese grapes from Vigna Torre Larniano; hand-harvested end of September
Few days of cold maceration on the skins, with alcoholic fermentation to follow. Racking takes places after 10-12 days. Malolactic fermentation takes place in stainless-steel, subsequent aging in stainless-steel for 6 months.
Alc 13 -13.5%
Service temperature of 16-17°C
Drink when released, bottle age worthy for 5 years.
Great match with barbecues, red meats, cured meat, pasta with meat sauce, stews.
Torre Larniano Chianti Colli Senesi is a selection of Sangiovese grapes from the Vigna della Torre di Larniano, an imposing medieval tower dating back to the 11th-12th century (located near the route of the Via Francigena; back in the day it served as guard post and toll point before entering the city.)