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Rocca delle Macìe
Chianti Classico DOCG
An exquisite example from the region produced exclusively with grapes from estates situated in the heart of the historical zone of Chianti Classico.
Grape Varieties95% Sangiovese, 5% Merlot
AppellationChianti Classico DOCG
- 91 Points
BackgroundFor well over 40 years, the Zingarelli family has dedicated themselves to crafting the finest wines, providing meticulous attention to the vineyards and championing Chianti Classico DOC. Established in 1973 by acclaimed Italian film producer Italo Zingarelli, Rocca delle Macìe totals 600 hectares (1,500 acres) across six estates in Tuscany. Led today by Italo's son Sergio, his wife Daniela and two children, Rocca delle Macìe is one of Tuscany's leading wine estates.
VinificationVinification is obtained through maceration of the must (with the skins) for 12-14 days with short and frequent “pumping over” to extract color.
ColorBright ruby red
NoseIntense and persistent with hints of wild berries
PalateSavory and full-bodied with rich, well structured berry fruit flavors
AnalysisAlcohol: 13.60 %pH: 3.60RS: 1.30 g/LTA: 5.50 g/l
Serving SuggestionsServe at room temperature, not less 64°F. This wine is particularly well suited to meat, pastas and first courses.