2011 Fontodi Chianti Classico

Fontodi (Chianti Classico)

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The 2011 Fontodi Chianti Classico : a red wine from Chianti Classico produced by Fontodi that is based on the best of sangiovese of 2011 and shows an alcoholic strength of 14%. Drinks&Co users evaluate this red wine with 4 out of 5 points while wine experts grade it as follows: robert parker: 92.
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We're looking at the beautiful "Conca d'Oro", "the golden shell", a valley in the heart of Chianti Classico, which is shaped in the form of an antique amphitheatre. High altitude, calcar claychist soils and great exposure to the sun build only the basis for such a great Italian red wine like Fontodi Chianti Classico 2011. Sustainable cultivation methods that are inspired by the principles of nature, and longtime experience of Fontodi do the rest to create this Southern delight.

Technical sheet · Fontodi Chianti Classico

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2011 Other vintages
Appellation:Chianti Classico (Tuscany,Italy)
Winery: Fontodi
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Score: RP92
Bio:
Grapes: Sangiovese
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14%
Consumption Temp.: 16-18ºC
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Description · Fontodi

2011 Fontodi Chianti Classico (Sangiovese)

TASTING NOTES: 2011 Fontodi Chianti Classico

  • View: Deep ruby ​​red
  • Nose: Aromas of sour cherry and plum with hints of leather and snuff.
  • Mouth: Great depth of flavor, juicy fruit and soft tannins giving the wine a silky texture. Brilliant structure with fine mineral notes on the finish.

APPELLATION: Chianti Classico

CELLAR: Fontodi

GRAPES: 100% Sangiovese

VINIFICATION: The manual harvest is followed by a fermentation in temperature-controlled tanks with autochtone yeasts for at least 2 weeks

AGEING: In Troncais and Allier barrels for 12 months

PAIRING: Smoked dishes.

TEMPERATURE: 16-18ºC

ALCOHOL: 14%

Fontodi

Fontodi has belonged since 1968 to the Manetti family for centuries dedicated to another typically Chiantigian activity: the production of the famous terracottas. Precisely in the name of this strong link with the territory and with great passion for quality, the company has successfully...

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Posted on at 11.28

4/5

Fontodi Chianti Classico 2011

The Fontodi Chianti Classico is one of the leading areas in the Chianti area of ​​property in the best vineyards of Panzano, the "grand cru" area in the region. This Fontodi Chianti shows all the quality of the estate and is the most important wine with 60% of total production. Hand-picked and...
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4/5

Fontodi Chianti Classico 2011

All Fontodi wines are produced with grapes from their vineyards, hand-picked, carefully selected and vinified to enhance the character of the grape and the region.
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Posted on at 12.32

4/5

Fontodi Chianti Classico 2011

Whilst we make every effort to ensure our information is up-to-date where the current vintage is not available this will be replaced by the next available vintage. We will of course endeavour to...
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Reviews about Fontodi Chianti Classico 2012

Xtrawine UK
Xtrawine UK

4/5

All Fontodi wines are produced with grapes from their vineyards, hand-picked, carefully selected and vinified to enhance the character of the grape and the region.
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Anonymous
Anonymous

4/5

- Limited stock.
- Deep ruby red in colour, with perfumes of sour cherry and plums with notes of leather and tobacco.
- Great depth of flavour, with juicy fruit and supple tannins, giving the wine...
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Reviews about Fontodi Chianti Classico 2016

Laureen Thomas
Laureen Thomas

4/5

We drank it just like that, without any food pairing. I tried it during a wine tasting.
Dark red tone and furthermore rather opaque. This red tastes smoky. Its density liked me.
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Paul Wing
Paul Wing

4/5

Fontodi Fontodi Chianti Classico 2016
The best wine for a gift.
Cherry red colour with purple edges. It resembles a red fruit compote. Extraordinary flavour with caramel hints.
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Shelly Diaz
Shelly Diaz

4/5

TASTING NOTES:View: bright ruby ​​red.Nose: broad and complex, violet berries and red, like currants and cherries, sweet spices pleasant memories.Mouth: elegant, mineral nuances and subtle balsamic...
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