Chianti Classico D.O.C.G. Gran Selezione

Pecchia is grown in our vineyards in Panzano in Chianti, planted at an elevation of 500 metres on the northwest ridge of the Conca d’Oro. Matured 18 months in French oak barrels and an additional year in the bottle, Pecchia is a single-varietal Sangiovese made only in the finest growing years.

It should be served at a temperature of 18° C.

Best maturity for drinking: up to 8-10 years after release.

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Technical data

Appellation: Chianti Classico Gran Selezione DOCG

Grape varieties: Sangiovese 100%

Appearance: Intense ruby red with purple highlights

Vineyard age: 32 years

Vineyard density: 4500 vines per hectare

Vineyard yeld: 3500 kg per hectare

Elevation, exposure: 510 metres, south-southwest

Soil: Medium texture on Pietraforte rock

Harvest: Handpicked, into small boxes

Quality control: Manual selection in cellar of highest-quality grapes

Vinification: French oak barrels

Aging: For min. 18 months in French oak barrique and 12hl barrel followed by 8 months in concrete tank

Bottle aging: Min. 6 months under controlled temperature