Castello di Fonterutoli / 2011 Gran Selezione Chianti Classico.

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Castello di Fonterutoli / 2011 Gran Selezione Chianti Classico.

Country/Region: Italy/Tuscany.

Grape Varieties: 92% Sangiovese and 8% Malvasia Nera and Colorino.

ABV: 13.5%

Unit: 1 x 75cl Bottles.

Vintage Information: 2011 was a challenging growing season in Tuscany due to shortage of rain and high summer temperatures. Yields were reduced in order to maintain quality standards. The alcohol is slightly higher than usual but the wines retain the balance expected from the Fonterutoli range.

Tasting Note: A remarkable combination of intensity and elegance, this wine displays ripe red berry fruit, blackberry, blackcurrant, mocha, Morello cherry and a touch of liqourice alongside a muscular structure, fine tannins, balanced with pleasant acidity and a rich, long finish.

Food Pairing: Excellent with game, roasted meats, stews, truffles, mature cheese.

Ratings: 93 Points / #221, Oct 2015.

Delivery: All our wines are stored in our importers bonded warehouse’s, which have the optimum environment for fine wine storage, by carefully regulating temperature, humidity and other microclimatic factors.

As such, please allow between 7 and 10 days for your delivery to arrive.