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Date Printed: 9/17/2014
Dievole La Vendemmia Chianti Classico 2007
Dievole La Vendemmia Chianti Classico 2007
(search item no. 109200)

PRICE ON 9/17/2014: $14.98

Winemaker's Notes:

90% Sangiovese, 10% Tuscan native red grapes. Intense deep ruby in color. The nose is fruity with spicy highlights. The palate is dry, full bodied with soft tannins and minerals. This versatile wine pairs well with most hearty cuisines. Enjoy with salami & cheese, meat based pasta's and grilled chicken.
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About Dievole:

Dievole. The enchanted valley.
At Dievole, good wine is the right answer to the right question, whether for vineyard or wine cellar. A good wine is the perfect union of man and nature. Dievole is an enchanted valley and we are committed to finding the right people. All evaluations, from selecting mother vine stock and clones to vintage planning and innovation in vineyards and wine cellar, are determined by one single objective: uplifting standards in the hope of creating a good wine through character and quality.

Aspiring to perfection is second nature to us
Dievole viticulture dates back to the 11th century. The first step taken to cultivate this genetic legacy was to revisit the past found in the historical memory of the farming families. New masters of wine-growing were brought in to counter environmental uniformity and monotony. Its particolar type of terroir includes such ancient classics as Barsaglina, Aleatico, Foglia Tonda, Ciliegiolo, Prugnolo Gentile, Mammolo and Saragiolo. It also covers contemporary classics such as Canaiolo a Raspo Rosso, Malvasia Nera, Syrah, Petit Verdot and the various Sangiovese clones.