Chianti Classico DOCG Podere l’Aja represents the most natural and peculiar expression of Radda in Chianti territory. Bright ruby red color, full and long- lasting aroma with hints of red berry, Chianti Classico DOCG Podere l’Aja conjugates refinement and great drinkability.
Pair with red meats, cold cuts, sausages and strong mature cheeses.
Grapevine: 100% Sangiovese.
Growing area: Radda in Chianti.
Training system: Guyot and bilateral cordon.
Harvest: Grapes are hand-picked at the beginning of October.
Vinification and ageing:
The must of grape is fermented in stainless steel vats. The marc is treated with pumping-over, fulling and delestages that ensure the good extraction of the best parts of the grape.
The new wine, starting from the end of Autumn, ages in Slavonian wood barrels for 12 months and spends at least 3 more months of refining in the bottle before selling.