DOCG Superiore "BARSI" 2015
Chianti BARSI is our first edition of Organic Chianti. We call this wine with the family NAME because it represents us, our story and tradition.
Besides the “surname” of the family Barsi who started Le Pòggiola enterprise would be lost after 3 daughters. Then Lisa decide that at least the Wine should represent the family.
Chianti is the wine that we produce from more time, in greater quantities and with care and respect for tradition and Sangiovese. This is a Tuscan grape vine that gives great satisfaction but which has great variability depending on the year.
Type: dry and still. Fruity taste of red berries
GRAPES: Sangiovese 90%, Canaiolo and Colorino
ALCOHOL: 13.5/14 % vol
HARVEST: 2015 -We decide the harvest time checking the sugar content. HAND PICK of grapes.
WINE MAKING: Soft process to pick grapes from the bunch, special technique of maceration of the “wine”. Automatic program of mixing the “wine” in order to get excellent taste. Red fermentation, After approximately 10 days the wine is decanted and separated from skins.
AGED: container for wine – in wood barrels of 12 hl for some months
BOTTLED at the farm directly by the owners in August 2017 number of bottles 3000
Final refining inside bottles for at least 6 months.
Recommended Cellary: 8/10 years
Service:16/18°C, open 1/2 hour before
Gastronomy: with red meat roasted “FIORENTINA steak” or grilled or stewed. Cheese and salami