CHIANTI CLASSICO RISERVA DOCG
BRANCAIA’s Chianti Classico Riserva DOCG is crafted with Sangiovese grapes from BRANCAIA’s 2 Chianti Classico vineyard estates.
VARIETAL CONTENT: 80% Sangiovese, 20% Merlot
FLAVOR PROFILE: An elegant wine with aromas of black cherry and sweet herbs. On the palate, hints of almond and toast integrate alongside supple tannins before a long, mineral-tinged finish.
AGING: The wine undergoes malolactic fermentation and is aged for 16 months in a mix of new and used French oak barrels, with Sangiovese aged in 500-liter tonneaux and Merlot in 225-liter barriques.
FOOD PAIRING: Grilled fish, stews, beef, and rich pasta dishes like risotto
In The Glass:
ALCOHOL LEVEL: 13.5%
RESIDUAL SUGAR: .14 G/100ML
TITRATABLE ACIDITY: .59 G/100ML