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Felsina Sangiovese Fontalloro 2011

Felsina Sangiovese Fontalloro 2011

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0,75 l  -  14.50% by vol.
Felsina
Fontalloro is the wine that best conveys the unique characteristics of a border zone, the swath which runs through Fèlsina and makes it so distinctive. One of the source vineyards is located, in fact, within Chianti Classico, the venerable Fontalloro vineyard, planted in the higher section of Fèlsina.
A rich, brilliant ruby red.
Good spice on the nose, with generous notes of tobacco and wet earth (and of dry earth as well).
The palate is supported by a hefty charge of medium-smooth tannins to ensure the required lengthy ageing. Superb weight and structure, with a classic finish. Significant cellarability in great vintages.
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How to serve
Serving temperature:
16 - 18°C.
Decanting time:
2 hours
Longevity:
10 - 15 years
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Name Felsina Sangiovese Fontalloro 2011
Wine type Red still
Classification IGT Toscano o Toscana
Year 2011
Format 0,75 l Standard
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Grapes 100% Sangiovese
Vineyards location SIENA Area - The Fontalloro or Poggio al Sole vineyard, within Chianti Classico, and the Casalino and Arcidossino vineyards, within the Chianti Colli Senesi appellation.
Composition of the land Markedly calcareous in Chianti Classico and predominantly loamy and sandy bordering the Crete senesi.
System Simple Guyot with a maximum of 5-8 buds per vine.
Plants n. x hectare 5.400
Harvest By hand, at two different times,
Temperature fermentation 28-30oC fermentation with automatic daily punch-downs
Period fermentation Followed by 16-20 day maceration
Production technique After de-stemming and pressing the wine was then drawn off, underwent malolactic fermentation, and went into barriques in March-April for 18-20 months.
Aging In barriques in March-April for 18-20 months. It was blended in stainless steel, then aged in glass 8-12 months.
Alcohol 14.50% by volume
On sale Price Felsina Sangiovese Fontalloro 2011 € 32.90  With VAT
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Felsina

From this winery:
Fèlsina. A name reaching back to Etruscan times. A feeling that infuses the air, in harmony with the quality of the light, with the earth’s scent and the fragrance of the breezes, with the march of the seasons and night time silences. Before the e...
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