Castello di Monsanto - Chianti Monrosso 2017 Ml. 750
To 12 months
Made from our vineyards situated outside of the Chianti Classico denomination, our Chianti D.O.C.G. Monrosso is the perfect gateway wine, with a stylish elegance which is instantly recognizable.
Out of the 72 hectares of vineyards, between 260 and 310 metres a.s.l., 56 hectares are of Sangiovese, the vine which the company has always deeply believed in right from the start.The density of the estate is the traditional one with about 5,000/5,500 plants per hectare, while the growing systems are guyot in some vineyards and the spurred cordon in others.
|Manufacturer||Castello Di Monsanto|
|Ageing and Fining||6 months in 50 HL Slavonian oak casks|
|Ageing||To 12 months|
|Color||Ruby red with nuances of violet.|
|Aroma||Intense aromas of ripe red berries.|
|Aroma||Floral, Fruity, Spicy|
|Taste||Soft and elegant, with flavors of red berry fruit and a pleasant acidity, leading to a lingering finish.|
|Serving temperature||16°-18° C.|
|Blend description||80% Sangiovese, 15% Canaiolo, 5% Merlot|
|Matching||Starters, Ham , Pasta, Rice with mushrooms, Grilled meat, Game, Cured cheeses|
|Ideal with||Earthfood Starters, Pasta With Vegetables, Pasta Meat, Meat Red, Cured cheeses|