Fonterutoli Siepi 2002
Fonterutoli's Siepi single vineyard, Castellina in Chianti, Tuscany. Located in the township of Castellina in Chianti, on the hillside facing the Val d'Elsa, at an average altitude of 250 meters with southern/southwestern exposure, the vineyards cover a total of 22 hectares, planted with Sangiovese (60%), Merlot and a small portion of Cabernet Sauvignon. The soil is of medium texture and clayey, with a presence of some gray and olive gray calcareous marl and calcareous sandstone.
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Lovely aromas of blackberries, flowers and toasted oak follow through to a full-bodied palate with silky tannins and a long finish. Classy for the vintage. Half the normal production and excellent for it. Best after 2005. 1,250 cases made. -JS Wine Spectator. A Proprietary Blend wine from Tuscany in Italy. 2002 Castello di Fonterutoli Siepi IGT 750ml