Introducing Sergio Zingarelli Chianti Classico Gran Selezione, a wine that embodies the essence of Italian excellence and craftsmanship. This extraordinary vintage, characterized by a long maturation and an absence of stress events, showcases the incredible potential of Sangiovese.
Made exclusively from 100% Sangiovese grapes, carefully selected from different clones in the esteemed Chianti Classico area, this wine is a testament to the winemaker’s commitment to quality. The grapes are hand-picked from the Le Terrazze Vineyard, the crown jewel of the Le Macìe estate in Castellina in Chianti.
During fermentation, which lasts for a period of 10 days, the grapes undergo meticulous maceration for 15 days, extracting the pure essence of the fruit. The wine then undergoes malolactic fermentation in French barrels from the Troncais region for about 24 months, refining its character and developing complexity.
As you pour Sergio Zingarelli Chianti Classico Gran Selezione into your glass, you are greeted by a deep ruby red color, enticing you for what lies ahead. The bouquet is intensely fruity, with a captivating persistence and a touch of spices. With each sip, you will experience a warm and velvety texture that envelops your palate, leaving a lasting impression.
This exceptional Sergio Zingarelli Chianti Classico Gran Selezione wine strikes the perfect balance, displaying elegance and sophistication from start to finish. The excellent craftsmanship shines through, ensuring that every aspect of this wine is harmonious and captivating.
Sergio Zingarelli Chianti Classico Gran Selezione is a versatile wine that pairs beautifully with red meat dishes, game, and hard cheeses. However, it is also a delightful experience to savor it on its own, allowing its distinct qualities to take center stage.
Serving this exceptional wine at a temperature of 16-18°C will further enhance the sensory journey, revealing the full depth and character that this wine has to offer.
The accolades and recognition received by Sergio Zingarelli Chianti Classico Gran Selezione are a testament to its exceptional quality. With top ratings from Forbes, Wine Spectator, James Suckling, Robert Parker, and more, it is clear that this wine captivates the palates of experts and enthusiasts alike.
Embrace the opportunity to taste a wine that has been celebrated by renowned critics and trusted guides. Earning a gold medal at the Decanter World Wine Awards and receiving high scores from respected critics such as Daniele Cernilli and Luca Maroni, Sergio Zingarelli Chianti Classico Gran Selezione is a true gem in the world of wine.
Indulge in the elegance, complexity, and impeccable craftsmanship of Sergio Zingarelli Chianti Classico Gran Selezione. This wine is an invitation to experience Italian excellence, elevating every moment and creating memorable experiences.