LORENZO MANFREDI - CHIANTI RISERVA 2017 TERRA DEI TUSCI DOCG
Deep ruby red in colour. On the nose, scents of dark wild berry fruits, violets and spices. Tobacco leafs, cocoa and leather. The palate is savoury and full, reflecting the bouquet with bold smooth tannins, and a great mouth filling. A long lingering finish with black liquorice.
Greve is in the heart of Chianti, the hilly region of Central Tuscany. The vineyards are on steep sandy slopes, the wines are mineral and elegant, with developed bouquets. Mediterranean clime with cool nights. After delicate crushing, the maceration takes place in cement vats on the skins for 12/15 days in order to favour the extraction of colour and other polyphenolic substances. Ageing in barrels 20% new oak, for 24 months and another 12 months in bottle before market.
ORIGIN Tuscany, Italy
MAKER Lorenzo Manfredi
GRAPES Sangiovese, Canaiolo
Located near Vinci in the heart of Tuscany between Florence and Pisa, Lorenzo Manfredi deals with the production and marketing of just this singular wine. From different vineyards around the Florence hills, is able to guarantee customers standards of the highest quality and excellent value for money. This wine is produce using dried grapes which are pressed and then blended with new wine, according to the ancient method called Governo Toscano”.