Chianti Classico Riserva Felsina 1995

Chianti Classico Riserva Felsina 1995

$99.99

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Scores

WE 92  

Producer Tasting Notes

Ruby red with deep intensity and hue. Fruity, fine and elegant aromas dominated by wild berries, along with array of spicy notes. Fruity on the palate with good tannins and a lingering finish.


Vineyard Notes

Growing area: Northeast of Siena, in the commune of Castelnuovo Berardenga, on the southern border of the Chianti Classico zone. Vineyard density: About 5.400 vines per hectare. Training system: Bilateral cordon training system and simple Guyot with a maximum of 5-8 buds per vine. Vineyard age: From the selection of vineyards in the seventies – eighties were conducted thorough investigations to identify the parent plants most suitable for the construction of grafting and replanting took place between 1990 and the early 2000s.


Winemaking

After the quality-selected clusters are de-stemmed and pressed, the must is fermented and macerated in stainless steel for 12-15 days at 28°C and 30°C, with programmed punchdowns and daily pumpovers.


Ageing

In March-April, the new wine goes into medium-size Slavonian oak barrels, and a small percentage into twice and thrice used oak barrels; after 12 months of maturation, the final blend is assembled, bottled, and ages in glass a minimum of 3 months.

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Additional information

Weight 2.8 lbs
Dimensions 13.25 × 3.5 × 3.5 in
Color & Type

Red

Varietal

Sangiovese

Vintage

1995

Country

Italy

Region

Tuscany

Sub-Region

Chianti

Appellation

Chianti Classico

Bottle Size

750ml

Closure

Cork

Sweetness

Dry

Maturation

Oaked

Ownership

Giuseppe Poggiali