Original
48 Ratings
Castello di Bossi Chianti Classico

Wine Details

Varietal

Sangiovese

Style

Red

Region

ChiantiTuscanyItaly

Wine Description

(2000 Vintage) The wine exhibits a deep ruby color with spicy aromas of tamarind. Soft and creamy on the palate with a structure that is powerful without being aggressive.Made from 85% Sangiovese and 15% Merlot The first vintage was bottled in 1993, and 50,000 bottles are produced annually. Production area: Pista dei Cavalli - located 875-1,060 ft. above sea level, with South/West exposure and a Tufo/ Clay/ Lime/ Stone soil compositionVineyard characteristics: 37.5 acres planted in 1985 -1995 with a d...