Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Docg Madonnino della Pieve 2013

Awards

Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Madonnino della Pieve 2012 – Score 94 in Gilbert & Gaillard guide 2018

Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Madonnino della Pieve 2010 – Score 95 in the Gilbert & Gaillard wine guide & international competition (FRANCE)

Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Madonnino della Pieve 2010 – Score 93 in Falstaff wine magazine (AUSTRIA)

Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Madonnino della Pieve 2010 – Score 91 in Wine Enthusiast wine magazine (USA): “”Ripe berry, blue flower, Mediterranean herh and a balsamic note led the nose. The savory palate offers juicy wild cherry, black raspberry, white pepper, a blackbone of fine-grained tannins and bright acidity”.

Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Madonnino della Pieve 2010 – Score 91 at Markus Del Monego & Andreas Larsson wine tasting (TOP OF THE WORLD)

Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Madonnino della Pieve 2010 – TOP HUNDRED 2016 Prize – by Paolo Massobrio & Marco Gatti journalists (ITALY)

In Vineyard

Madonnino Della Pieve Chianti Classico Gran Selection, is born from Sangiovese grapes in purity, cultivated in the vineyard called Madonnino,
which extends across the church of Santa Maria Novella in Castelvecchi. This Vineyard, among the oldest of Chianti, offers exceptional bunches which, wisely managed produce, even thanks to more harvests (if the year requests it), the extraordinary complexity of an unforgettable wine. Madonnino Della Pieve is only produced in the best vintages.

In the cellar

The grapes are harvested at perfect maturity and maceration lasts for 40 days. Madonnino Della Pieve is aged for 42 months, of which 24 in wood, well over the 30 months considered by the existing legislation.

In tasting

Deep ruby red color, with precious maroon hues. The Perfume it’s complex, with fruity notes that evolve into an interesting bouquet of spices, from vanilla to pepper. An expressive, complex and intriguing wine that shows an amazing balance, with a long and satisfying ending.

Plus

Maximum expression of the concept of Chianti according to the philosophy
of Castelvecchi. Elegance, character and all the potential of Sangiovese in a single glass. Higher International scores in his category.

Pairings

Wonderful to accompany dishes of red meat and game. Perfect for meditation.

Try Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Madonnino della Pieve matching with Rib Eye Steak, find the recipe here!

Bottle size

750 ml

Alcoholic content

14,5% by Volume

  • Sulfites: 70
  • Sugars: 0,5 gr/l
  • Acidity: 6,9
  • PH: 3,40
  • Vineyard: Madonnino
  • Placing: Radda in Chianti loc. Castelvecchi
  • Planting: 3 m x 1,2 m
  • Planting year: 1950
  • Hectares: 3
  • Density: 2700
  • Yield: 40 q/Ha
  • Bottles produced per year: 3000
  • Recognitions and Awards

    • 2018

      Chianti Classico Gran Selection Madonnino della Pieve 2012
      94 points Gilbert & Gaillard Guide 2018

      Chianti Classico Madonnino della Pieve
      Gold Medal at Texsom International Wine Awards

      Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Madonnino della Pieve 2013
      91 points in Wine Enthusiast buying guide by Kerin O’Keefe

      Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Madonnino della Pieve 2013
      3 stars (TOP) in I Vini di Veronelli Guide

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