(2004 Vintage) "The Berardenga district is located in southeast Chianti Classico. In addition to the 50+ year old plantings of Berardenga, grapes are also sourced from the vineyards of the Paglierese wine estate on the northwest border of Felsina, where the average vineyard age is over 30 years." -Importer
Antonio Galloni(2006 Vintage) "The 2006 Chianti Classico Riserva Rancia is a vibrant, focused wine that flows with the essence of dark fruit, minerals and flowers. The wine possesses gorgeous length and proportion, all of which is framed by powerful yet well-integrated tannins. Simply put, this is a superb Chianti that also happens to be one of the best relative values in fine, age worthy wine. The Rancia is made from vines planted on poor soils at 420 meters above sea level. In 2006, the Rancia spent 16 months in French oak,...