Name: Nittardi Riserva Selezionata Chianti Classico D.O.C.G.
Varietal: Sangiovese 95%, Merlot 5%
Soil: medio-profondo. Ricco di Galestro e Alberese
Production: Fermentation in 10.5-ton stainless steel tanks, followed by 24 months of aging in tonneaux, 6 months in a signle concrete vat and a subsequent 9 months of bottle aging.
Profile: Intense ruby red, nose of blueberry, dark cherry, ripe blackberry and garrigue with notes of spices. Medium palate with elegant tannins and balanced acidity. Outstanding texture, remarkable softness with a long & persisting finish. Riserva 2015 is still a very compact and young wine that will shine in 2019. It matches perfectly with dishes of the creative Tuscan cuisine. It should be served at around 16° C.