Chianti Classico 'Brolio Bettino' Ricasoli 2019

The Chianti Classico “Brolio Bettino” is a modern, elegant and full-bodied expression from Tuscany, ared wine aged in big oak barrels for 18 months. It springs out intense scents of red fruits and cherries in jam, humus, herbs and many spices. The taste is structured, smooth, saovry, fresh and persistent

19.00 €
Immediate availability
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Characteristics

Denomination

Chianti Classico DOCG

Grape varieties

Sangiovese 90%, Colorino (Abrusco) 10%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Tuscany (Italy)

Alcohol content

14.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vinification

Fermentation in small steel tanks with maceration on the skins for 12-14 days. Without filtrations

Aging

18 months in big oak barrels

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

James Suckling
2018
92 / 100
Veronelli
2018
90 / 100
Vitae AIS
2017

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
Glass
Large goblet
Large goblet

Perfect for red wines with good structure and intensity, which need oxygenation to open up and develop their intense and complex aromas

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can easily cellar it for 4-5 years

RED WINE CHIANTI CLASSICO 'BR BETTINO' RICASOLI 2019 DESCRIPTION

Colour Ruby red

Scent Intense and fruity, with notes of cherreis and red fruits in jam, humus, aromatic and balsamic herbs

Taste Smooth, taught, savory, fresh and elegant, with velvety tannins

producer: Ricasoli 1141

Main wines
Chianti, Merlot
Foundation year
1141
Hectares of vineyards
240
Annual production
1.300.000 bt
Enologist
Carlo Ferrini
Address
Castello di Brolio, Località Madonna a Brolio, 53013 Gaiole In Chianti (SI)

Perfect to drink with

  • Red Meat Stew
  • Ham and salami
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese