Localization: Chianti Classico, Chianti, Tuscany, Italy
Tasting Notes: Vivid ruby-red. The nose has evident notes of red fruit and hints of cherries. The wine is smooth and well structured on the palate with a fruity aftertaste.
The Domain: Castello di Volpaia is located in an 11th-century village that bears the same name. It sits on a hilltop just north of the town of Radda in Chianti, 2,024 feet above sea level, in the heart of the Chianti Classico region. One of the most historical wineries of the region, Volpaia is owned by the Mascheroni-Stianti family and benefits from some of the highest altitude southern exposure vineyards of the area, delivering certified organic Sangiovese-based wines of finesse and elegance with a terroir approach.