Aiola Chianti Classico is the flagship wine of the estate, the core of our wine portfolio. Made from 90% Sangiovese,
blended with Merlot and Colorino, Aiola Chianti Classico was officially «born» in 1947, though delicious red wine from Sangiovese had been produced at the estate for centuries.

Chianti Classico DOGG 2017

Grapes: 90% Sangiovese, 5% Merlot, 5% Colorino
Ageing: 12 months in large oak barrels and stainless steel tanks, followed by 3 months in bottles
Harvest period: by hand at the beginning of October
Alcohol: 13,5 %
Color: Intense ruby-red
Bouquet: fresh and vivid on the nose, with aromas of marasca
cherry, pomegranate and notes of violets and spices
Taste: the palate is balanced, smooth, with fine tannins and a long harmonious aftertaste