Wine Castello Vicchiomaggio, "San Jacopo", Chianti Classico DOCG, 2016
Wine seductive ruby-red color.
The wine has a rich flavor with hints of dark cherry and spice nuances, balanced acidity, soft tannins and a harmonious finish.
Elegant aroma of the wine reveals notes of ripe fruit and spicy undertones.
The wine is best with game, meats, grilled meat and cheeses.
"San Jacopo" - elegant red wine, which is produced from a blend of the dominant grape Sangiovese (90%) and a small percentage of Canaiolo (5%) and Colorino (5%). The name of the wine obtained from ancient farmhouses San Jacopo, which is located on the estate. In the production of wine adhere to ancient traditions, exposure is carried out in the high 225-liter oak barrels for 12 months. After bottling, the wine is still some time in the cellars of the winery, will go on sale only after 14-16 months after the date of harvest.
Wine producer is a company Vikkomadzho Castello, which has a very ancient history. Vikkomadzho Castle was built in 1400. Once upon a time there lived such famous figures as Leonardo da Vinci and Francesco Redi. Today Vikkomadzho belongs to John and Paola Matta, who are not only involved in the production of wine, but also to take tourists.