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Casa Emma – “Vignalparco” Chianti Classico Riserva

Italy
Tuscany
Wine
Red

The Facts

Origins Italy > Tuscany > Chianti

Appellation Chianti Classico

Varietal Sangiovese

Cepage 100% Sangiovese

Winemaking 15 day maceration on grape skin in Stainless steel tanks.

Aging 2 years in French oak tonneaux

Alcohol Content 14.0 %

Production 1200 cases

Serendipity Markets California, National, Texas

The Character

Tasting Notes This is a compact and solid wine with a very complex bouquet composed by blackfruit elements, spice and wild rosemary. Smoky sensation and road paving at the end. There is a bright point of acidity on the close, making it a terrific candidate for grills and barbeque stuff!!

Overall Extroverted & Elegant

Mouthfeel Rich, spicy & fresh

Aromas Dark Cherry, Plum, Cedar, Dried Peppers, Baking Spices

Selling Point The goose lets loose with top to bottom Biodynamics

Pairings Bistecca alla Fiorentina, Roasted Boar, Elevated Burgers

Awards 93 James Suckling (2016), 92 Wine Advocate (2016), 91 Wine Enthusiast (2016)

Sustainability Certified Organic t, Biodynamic In Practice t

The Story

Geese don't necessarily make this wine, but they for sure don't duck out on the responsibilities. Eighty birds stay on the 2 hectare Vignalparco vineyard and help compact soil, compost, and control harmful insects. No tractors have entered since 2015.

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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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