Querceto di Castellina is perfectly situated between the villages of Castellina and Radda in Chianti, right in the center of the Chianti Classico. We are a family-run, certified organic winery dedicated to making wines that are a genuine representation of our unique terroir, and wholeheartedly believe that great wine is made in the vineyard. Our vineyards cover 11.2 hectares at an elevation between 420 and 480 meters asl, with 11 registered under the Chianti Classico DOCG.
This single-vineyard wine comes from our “Belvedere” vineyard and represents the best selection of Sangiovese grapes. The soil is medium in texture with limestone marl and is rich in minerals. Altitude is between 420 and 450 meters with a vine density of 6,666 plants per hectare. The vineyard is trained with the Cordon system and has a Southwest exposure.
Sei is an intense, ruby red and elegant wine with notes of red roses, potpourri and underlying hints of oriental spices and mint. Expressive and full in the mouth with punchy acidity, balanced out by accentuated tannins.
Classification : Chianti Classico DOCG Gran Selezione
Variety : 100% Sangiovese
Vintage : 2015
Aging : 18 months 500 lt French oak, 12 months in bottle
Alcohol : 14.5%
Production : 7,500