Chianti Petriolo Riserva Shop

Chianti Petriolo Riserva represents the forefront in the search for harmony of flavours. Sangiovese, Merlot and Cabernet experience a careful refinement in barrique and make up the soul of this ruby red wine and its intense, refined taste.
  • Classification

    Chianti Riserva DOCG

  • Blend

    Sangiovese 90% Merlot, 5% Cabernet 5%

  • Vineyards

    Italy - Tuscany - Province of Florence - City of Rignano sull'arno - Land recognized by the Chianti disciplinary production since 1932
    Altitude: 300 Meters above the sea
    Plants per hectare: 4000/5000 with ages from 5 to 25 years

  • Type of soil

    Pliocene origin, clayish - calcareous, with a good skeleton.

  • Vinification and refining processes

    Fermentation in red, with maceration on the skins for about about 15-18 days at a controlled temperature. Maturation: at least 6 months in a large barrel and two further months in barriques. Ageing in the bottle for 2 months.

  • Tasting notes

    Color: Ruby red with garnet-red shades
    Aroma: Intense and complex with fruity notes of ripe cherries, blackberries and currants
    Taste: Full-bodied with hints of vanilla - black pepper - fine tannins