Chianti Classico “I Bastioni” 2013 - Fattoria I Collazzi

Chianti Classico “I Bastioni” 2013 - Fattoria I Collazzi

Regular price £16.00

Grapes: Sangiovese 80%, Merlot 18% Malvasia Nera 2%

Sight: Magnificent ruby red, with dark sparkles.

Nose: Notes of cherries, spices dark, combine with perfume of small red fruits and spices. Palate Tasty, mineral, complex, with a gentle, captivating tannic structure. The long final makes this wine ideal to enjoy with food.

General Information: Made with wine making techniques similar to Collazzi, ‘’I Bastioni’’ combines the elegance and pleasantness of Sangiovese, its main grape varietal, with the roundness and power that small parts of Merlot and Malvasia Nera give to the wine: juicy, ripe tannins give complexity and character to this wine.

Food Match: Bastioni is the best companion of tasty, earthy food. Pairs well with pasta dishes, even more elaborate ones, as well as entrees. At its best with grilled meats. ‘I Bastioni’ combines the elegance and pleasantness of Sangiovese, its main grape varietal, with the roundness and power that small parts of Merlot and Malvasia Nera give to the wine: juicy, ripe tannins give complexity and character to this wine.