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Casa Emma – Chianti Classico Gran Selezione DOCG

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Italy
Tuscany
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The Facts

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  • 2017 (750ml) - 6 633561 234566
  • 2016 (750ml) - 6 633561 234566
  • 2015 (750ml) - 6 633561 234566
Origins Italy > Tuscany > Chianti
Appellation Chianti Classico
Varietal Sangiovese
Cepage 100% Sangiovese
Winemaking 20 day maceration on grape skin then placed in Austrian oak barrels for fermentation.
Aging 3 years in barrel, 1 year in bottle
Production 830 cases
Markets California, Texas, National

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The Character

Overall Rich & Striking
Aromas Blackberry, Balsamic hints, Cedar, Tobacco, Plums, Fruit Cake
Mouthfeel Persistent with chewy tannins
Tasting Notes Very elegant wine with an amazing nose and with impressive structure and balance. Medium bodied is red fruited, satiny on the palate, with cheeky acids that effortlessy support the rich Sangiovese fruit., rendering this a Burgundian expression of the grape and place.
Selling Point Peak of Chianti Classico with "tree-hugging" spirit
Pairings Pappardelle all'anatra, Slow Roasted Lamb
Awards 2015 - 94pts James Suckling, 94pts Wine Spectator, 91pts Robert Parker
Sustainability 2015 - Certified Organic, Biodynamic In Practice

The Story

The best of the best grapes are pulled from each of the estate's vineyards and toiled over till the wine reaches perfection. This organic, biodynamically produced Gran Selezione is a game-changer in the Italian sector.

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About Casa Emma

Brand Story

Founded in 1969, when Fiorella Lepri took a leap of faith and purchased the property from the Florentine noblewoman Emma Bizzarri. Maintaining her legacy through the name of the winery, “Casa Emma.”


Brand Story

Founded in 1969, when Fiorella Lepri took a leap of faith and purchased the property from the Florentine noblewoman Emma Bizzarri. Maintaining her legacy through the name of the winery, “Casa Emma.”

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