Tenuta La Vigna wine estate

Chianti DOCG "Tenuta La Vigna"


Appellation: Chianti DOCG
Production Area: San Gimignano
Grapes: Sangiovese 100%
Ageing: 6 months in bottle

Chianti is certainly the best known wine in the world and is produced in the heart of Tuscany, in the area between the provinces of Arezzo, Florence, Pisa, Pistoia, Prato and Siena in the hilly area with large terraces and river valleys. Here it produces wine since the time of the Etruscans, but only in 1800 has obtained the Denomination of Controlled Origin. undisputed protagonist of this wine is always the Sangiovese, which can be vinified alone or variable tranches up to a minimum of 75%.Chianti is ruby red tending to garnet with aging, harmonious, dry and slightly tannic, vinous with hints of violets.The Chianti can be drunk young or aged in the first case, it goes particularly well with grilled red meats, while the reserve, more full-bodied and complex, is perfect with game and cheeses.