Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico 2017
Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico 2017

Castello di Albola, 0,75 l - 13.00%
100% Sangiovese

HK$ 150.00
Price 
Buy
Last 5 bottles
31
Order by 19 hrs and 25 mins to receive it Tuesday, 31 May 2022 in  Hong Kong.

Tuscany - Italy
Red still

How to serve

Serve at:

16 - 18°C.

Decanting time:

1 Hour

Longevity:

10 - 15 years

Glass:

Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico 2017

This Chianti Classico encloses all the main features of Castello di Albola vineyards. Sangiovese grapes are carefully picked and vinified according to the traditional methods used in the high hills in the area of Radda.

Colour

Ruby red with shades of garnet.

Bouquet

Fine, with delicate hints of violet.

Flavour

Harmonious, dry, full-bodied and velvety.

Pairing

It goes well with traditional pasta dishes with tomato sauce, with white meat and meat roasts and medium-aged cheeses.

Meat
Game
Cheese
Matured cheese
Pork

Features

Name Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico 2017
Type Red still
Classification
Year 2017
Size 0,75 l Standard
Alcohol content 13.00% by volume
Grape varieties 100% Sangiovese
Country
Region Tuscany
Origin Radda in Chianti (SI)
Climate Altitude: 350-650 m. a.s.l.
Soil composition The lands are located on the hills of Alberese, originated from Pliocene marine deposits. As a result, the area is characterised by a clayey soil, with good internal drainage due to the presence of fine gravel (Galestro and Alberese).
Cultivation system Guyot and cordon system.
No. plants per hectare 5000
Yield per hectare 60 q/Ha
Harvest First ten days of October. Hand-picked in bins.
Vinification The grapes are hand-picked and carefully vinified according to the traditional fermentation method on grape skins, to bring out the strong personality lent by the area of Radda in Chianti.
Ageing After malolactic fermentation, the wine is aged in Slavonian oak barrels for 12 months, and then in bottles.
Allergens Contains sulphites
Pairing It goes well with traditional pasta dishes with tomato sauce, with white meat and meat roasts and medium-aged cheeses.
On offer Price Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico 2017 HK$ 150.00 

Official awards

Expert

Prize

Vintage

xtraWine
89/100 
2017
James Suckling
91/100 
2018
Veronelli
 
2018
Wine Spectator
89/100 
2018
Decanter
90/100 
2016
James Suckling
91/100 
2015
Veronelli
 
2015
Wine Spectator
92/100 
2015
Gambero Rosso
 
2014
Wine Spectator
88/100 
2014
James Suckling
92/100 
2013
Wine Spectator
89/100 
2013
Robert Parker
88/100 
2011
James Suckling
93/100 
2010
From this winery:

Mention is made of Albola with regard to holdings of Charles IV and the first definite traces of the are to be found in some title deeds and in a notarial document dating from 1010 regulating the relationships between some tenant farmers in Albola an...

Your opinion is important to us.
Leave your review or find out what our customers say about us!