Chianti Rufina Riserva 'Nipozzano' Frescobaldi 2019

The Chianti Riserva "Nipozzano" is a structured and full-bodied wine, with a modern and international style, aged in barrique for 24 months. The smell is characterized by toasted, spicy and woody notes. The sip is warm, soft and enveloping, with harmonic and subtle tannins

13.90 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Chianti DOCG

Grape varieties

Sangiovese 90%, Malvasia Nera, Colorino, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon 10%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Tuscany (Italy)

Alcohol content

13.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

In the area of Chianti Rufina, at an altitude of 250-500 m. above sea level., facing south-east, on dry ground, stony and calcareous clay

Vinification

25 days of maceration

Aging

24 months in oak barrels and 3 months in bottle

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Gambero Rosso
2018
3 / 3
Luca Maroni
2018
93 / 100
James Suckling
2017
92 / 100
Veronelli
2018
90 / 100
Bibenda
2017

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
When to open
To enjoy it at its best, we recommend you to let the wine 'breathe' at least 15-30 minutes before serving
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 leave it in you cellar even for more than 5 years

RED WINE CHIANTI RUFINA RISERVA 'NIPOZZANO' FRESCOBALDI 2019 DESCRIPTION

Colour Clear and bright purple-red

Scent Elegant aromas of red berry and citrus fruit, then toasty, spicy, pepper and coffee

Taste Elegant, soft, fresh, enveloping, with fine tannins and harmonious

producer: Frescobaldi

Main wines
Brunello di Montalcino, Chianti, Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon
Foundation year
1300
Hectares of vineyards
923
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
7.500.000 bt
Enologist
Nicolò D'Afflitto
Address
Via Santo Spirito, 11 - 50125 Firenze (FI)

Perfect to drink with

  • Risotto with Meat Sauce
  • Red Meat Stew
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Pasta Bolognese