Codino 2017

Name: Chianti Classico DOCG
Vintage: 2017
Grapevine: Almost exclusively Sangiovese
Land: Sandy marl with alberese skeleton
Altimetry: 280-320 m a.s.l.
Breeding form: Spurred cordon
Vinification: Fermentation in cement vats at controlled temperature
Alcoholic strength: 13.5% vol.
Refinement: 18 months in tonneaux
Bottling: 2020

A fine and sophisticated wine with a clear but impenetrable ruby red colour. It envelops the nose with the varietal aromas typical of Sangiovese, notes of plum and violet combine with tertiary aromas of pepper and liquorice. 
Ideal with red meats, game and mature cheeses.
The recommended service temperature is 16/18 °C.

The Codino chosen for the Belvedere wine production label is a cat beautifully illustrated by Hitnes, Roman street artist.